MARCH, 09, 2018
CARIBBEAN FOOD Learn about the most delicious food in Costa Rica
Costa Rica Caribbean Food.
BY YURY MCCARTHY
Rice and beans with fish or chicken.
Costa Rican caribbean cusine is healthy and balanced, base on fresh vegetables, meats and herbs. Afro-Caribbean usually use herbs and light spices which give a special and unic flavor to the Caribbean food. One of the main ingredient add to caribbean food is the coconut milk.
Sea food soup. Caribbean sauce.
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MOST COMMON CARIBBEAN DISHES
FRESH AND DELICIOUS Some of the most common dishes from the Caribbean cusine are rice and bean, sea food soup and the delicious caribbean souce that usually is join with fish or chicken. Most the ingredients are used comes from fishermen or farmers. This is very important to use natural ingredients which give to the food a unic flavor. Ingredients may include garlic, onions, scotch bonnet peppers, celery, green onions, and herbs like culantro, rosemary, and thyme
Some ingredients that are common in most islands' dishes are rice, plantains, beans, cassava, culantro, bell peppers, chickpeas, tomatoes, sweet potatoes, coconut, and any of various meats that are locally available like beef, poultry, pork or fish. The produc are grown by farmer organic nutrients.
CARIBBEAN DISHES YOU MOST TASTE Rice and beans Rice n' Beans is a traditional Caribbean dish that may share the main ingredients, it is most often served for lunch or dinner and includes a special, additional ingredient that gives the dish its unique flavor – coconut milk. The infredients used are: rice, black beans, vegetable oil, red peppers, Panamanian green peppers, garlic, onion, cilantro, thyme, coconut milk and salt.
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Sea food soup It consists mainly of whatever seafood , spices and other leftovers. Some of the ingredients are: yellow onion, garlic, purple yam, sweet potato, carrots, diced 1 jalapeño, salt and pepper, thyme, coconut milk, shrimp stock 300g shrimp, fish, crabs
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Caribbean sauce It often comes with a sauce of red or orange color and intense flavors. It usually contains tomatoes, butter, oil, onions, chili peppers, thyme, sugar and pepper. The preparation can vary base on the area it is prepare as they might vary the ingredients and the way to prepare it.
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Published on Mar 9, 2018