Recipe Category: Seasonings

jerk chciken salad
Salads, Seasonings

Jerk Chicken and Avocado Salad

Yum We are in full avocado season down here in the Caribbean and are always looking for great new recipes to serve it up.  After all, there is only so much guacamole one can eat! If you love the spiciness of jerk seasoning and can’t get enough fresh av […]

jerk spiced filet mignon
Entrees, Seasonings

Jerk Spiced Filet Mignon with Guava Glaze

Yum Caribbean cuisine is a great way to spice up a party with something new and different that your guests have never had before. Try this Jamaican inspired twist on a classic recipe to knock your guests’ socks off. Jerk is a style of cooking native to […]

Appetizers, Seasonings

Cilantro Dipping Sauce

Yum Ingredients 1/2 cup firmly packed cilantro leaves 1/4 cup reduced-fat mayonnaise 3 tablespoons fresh lime juice 1 teaspoon dark rum 1/2 teaspoon Caribbean Trading Company Lively Up Lime Jerk Seasoning One Step! In a blender, puree cilantro leaves, […]

Crushed Pepper Sauces, Entrees, Seasonings

Captain’s Crunchy Catfish

Yum When ready to fry, fill a large heavy pot with enough vegetable oil to measure 1 1/2 inches up the side of the pan and heat to 350 degrees F. Step One: Prepping the Fish Ingredients 2 catfish fillets (about 1 1/4 pounds), cut into roughly 2.5” by 1 […]

Entrees, Seasonings

Adobo Seasoned Chicken and Rice

Yum Step One:  Prepping the Chicken Ingredients Caribbean Trading Company Gourmet Puerto Rican Adobo Seasoning 2 tablespoons kosher salt 4 cloves garlic, finely chopped 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1 teaspoon paprika 2 teaspoons freshly ground black pepper […]

Appetizers, Seasonings

Chilly Caribbean Shrimp

Yum Looking for the perfect appetizer to satisfy your guests? Give Chilly Caribbean Shrimp a try. Ingredients 2 lbs large shrimp, cooked, peeled, tails in tact Juice of 2 limes 1 table spoon olive oil 2 tablespoons of Caribbean Trading Company’s Sweet […]

Salsas, Seasonings, Vegetarian

Captain’s Caribbean Swiss Griller

Yum This easy vegetarian sandwich can be made- to-order or pre-prepped for grilling while out and about. Step One: Prepping the Mango Salsa Ingredients 1/2 mango, 1/4-inch diced 1/4 red onion, 1/4-inch diced 1/4 red bell pepper, 1/4-inch diced 1 tables […]

Appetizers, Entrees, Seasonings

Spanish Garlic Shrimp on Skewers

Yum These shrimp on skewers, or Pinchos as they are known in Puerto RIco are perfect for a light stand-alone meal or as part of a barbecue.   2 tbsp. Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1 tsp. Adobo 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped ¼ tsp. Crushed Red Pepper 1 l […]

Entrees, Seasonings

Rum Spiced Steak with Pineapple Relish

Yum 2 cups chopped fresh pineapple 1/2 cup diced red onion 2 tbsp. chopped red jalapeno chile 1 tbsp. minced fresh chives 1/4 tsp. salt 1 tbsp. lime juice 2 tbsp. Worcestershire sauce 2 tbsp. olive oil 1 tbsp. Rum Spice Grill Seasoning 4 (1/2-inch thic […]

Entrees, Seasonings

Tequila Lime Seafood Pinchos

Yum Yum! These seafood pinchos are light and citrus-y and perfect on the barbecue. 8 ounces unpeeled, large fresh shrimp 8 ounces grouper fillets, cut into 1-inch pieces 8 ounces salmon fillets, cut into 1-inch pieces 4 ounces fresh snow peas 1 large r […]