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Jamaican Jerk Chicken, Caribbean Chicken, Caribbean Food, Jamaican Food, Chicken cooked in jerk style,

Oven Cooked Jamaican Jerk Chicken

Jamaican jerk chicken is of the most popular foods from Caribbean and Jamaican cuisines. Jerk chicken is aromatic, smoky and fiery hot. Chicken is marinated for at least 24 – 48 hours and cooked for a longer period, which gives Jamaican jerk chicken a smoky flavor and also keeps the chicken good for longer periods…

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Vermicelli Pudding, Multi colored Vermicelli Pudding, Vermicelli Kheer, Vermicelli Payasam, Semiya Kheer, Semiya Payasam, Sevayyan, Indian Sweet,

Multi Colored Vermicelli Pudding ~ Vermicelli Payasam

Vermicelli payasam or kheer is one of the traditional and common sweets prepared all across India. Vermicelli, also known as semiya or seviyan is roasted in ghee, cooked in milk and garnished with roasted nuts. As with any recipe, there are slight variations to the recipe from household to household and region to region. Vermicelli…

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Ellipaya Karam Mix 3

Ellipaya Karam ~ Garlic Dry Chilies Powder

Ellipayalu, ellipayalu, ellipayalu!! I could not think or go past ellipayalu for ‘E’. Ellipayalu or elligaddalu are garlic. If you are following my blog regularly you would know how liberal I am with it’s usage! Before going any further, let me warn you, today’s post is loaded with pictures, a total of 8. There are…

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Apple Cake

Chocolate Chip Sour Cream Apple Cake

As I mentioned couple of weeks ago, I baked a handful of Food 52 contest winning recipes. This is another contest winning recipe. This chocolate chip cake can be served as a dessert or as a snack. I made this cake couple of months ago for a get together. Everyone seemed to have liked it…

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Mexican Sauce, Mexican Salsa, Mexican Red Sauce, Salsa, Mexican Food, Mexican Cuisine, Condiment, Mexican Condiment, Blogging Marathon, Buffet On Table

Salsa Roja from Mexico

Salsa Roja is a red sauce from Mexico. It is used to make enchiladas and can also be served with corn chips or tortillas. There are many versions of this salsa online. The main ingredients though, are tomatoes, chilies, garlic, onion and cilantro. One method of making this salsa is to puree all the ingredients…

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