Caribbean Recipes

Average: 5 (26 votes)
Prep Time
45 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
65 mins
Type
Serves
12 hops

Trinidad Homemade Hops Bread is a delight to eat and even to serve to your special guests. In Trinidad and Tobago, homemade buns (or bread) are commonly known as "hops". Trini Hops are the simplest way to produce bread quickly and can also be classified as dinner rolls. Very basic ingredients are needed and it is artisan made. They taste great with your favorite filler such as ham, cheese, cooked meat etc.

Average: 4.9 (32 votes)
Prep Time
30 mins
Cook Time
30 mins
Total Time
60 mins
Type
Serves
36 paime (pieces)

Trinidad and Tobago Paime (pronounced Payme) is sweet dessert pie steamed in rolled up banana leaf. Locally grown cornmeal, coconut and pumpkin mixed with flavorful spices. Though popular around Christmas, Trinidad Paime (Payme) will add variety to your table for your guests all year round.

Average: 4.7 (73 votes)
Prep Time
45 mins
Cook Time
45 mins
Total Time
90 mins
Serves
1 cake in 8 inch pan

In Trinidad and Tobago, homemade Sponge Cake is a common tradition in the making and can be served at any time especially around Birthdays and Christmas. Here is a tried and proven home made recipe, made from scratch. We hope you try it!