Tag Archives: sauces

Scotch Bonnet Hot Pepper Sauce Oven-Barbecued Leg of Pork

scotch bonnet pork

Yum Pork is a popular meat in the Caribbean, especially in Puerto Rico. This recipe normally calls for fresh Scotch Bonnet peppers, but to make it convenient and quick we will substitute a hot pepper sauce. Puerto Rican style pork is not usually prepared with lots of hot peppers, however a little bit of heat […]

Caribbean Potato Salad: Quick and Easy Caribbean Food Recipes

Caribbean Potato Salad

Yum This recipe is excellent for a weekend family gathering.  Filled with tropical flavors and super easy to make, this is a favorite at our summer barbecues!   1 1b. Sweet Potato, unpeeled and diced 1/4lb. Plantain, diced 1/4lb. Mangoes, diced 2 ripe tomotos, seeded and diced 1 red onion, diced 1 red pepper 1 […]

Celebrate Tortilla Chips Day with Island Fever Salsa

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The perfect way to celebrate Tortilla Chips Day (February 24th) is with Island Fever Salsa! For many decades, tortilla chips have been one of the favorite snacks.  Tortilla chips come from Mexico, where they were originally made from tortillas, though their use was not widespread at first. This delicious snack originally made its debut in […]

What to do with all the hot pepper sauces overflowing your Refrigerator Door…

hot sauce

If you are a hot sauce lover, chances are you have collected a large quantity of hot sauces, all of which begin to crowd the refrigerator door. On the bright side, a hot sauce’s shelf life is pretty long, but occasionally you need to reclaim some shelf space and the question becomes…. what do I […]

Planning a Conference? Add Caribbean Spice to your Goodie Bags

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Finding gifts and giveaways for your upcoming conference can often be a headache.   Consider adding Caribbean spices and sauces to your goodie bags.  They will be sure to heat up the excitement for your gifts and are a great take home gift/souvenir for any Caribbean program or Caribbean-themed event.  This gourmet product line is great […]

Get hot and spicy in a natural way! Add Caribbean Wholesale Grocery to Your Shelves

Energize your quarterly profits by offering customers all natural Caribbean products from Caribbean Wholesale Grocery. Tantalize shoppers with the addition of incredibly tasty sauces, spice rubs, and fresh, chunky salsas infused with the flavor of Island cuisine. Caribbean Wholesale Grocery products are made using all natural ingredients. No artificial additives or chemical processing mar the […]

Tostones a’la Caribbean Trading Company


Yum Directions Ingredients Cooking oil for frying 3 plantains Caribbean Trading Company Sauces and Seasonings Preheat oil to 350 degrees F Step One: Cut and Fry Cut plantains down the middle; peel away skin and cut into 1 1/2-inch pieces. Add plantains to the hot oil and fry until golden; about 2 to 3 minutes. […]

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, reduced-fat mayonnaise, fresh lime juice, dark rum, and Caribbean Trading Company Lively Up Lime Jerk Seasoning