Dec. 24, 2010 10:44 am
Updated: Dec. 26, 2010 3:56 pm
Pastelles are a traditional food for a Trini Christmas. Somewhat like the Mexican tamales, they are made from a beef or chicken filling folded into a cornmeal-based dough, wrapped in banana leaves (or foil), then tied and steamed. If you do them entirely
from "scratch", the…
Cutting the banana leaves.
Taking off the waxy coating of the leaves.
Wiping down the leaves.
Dec. 23, 2010 6:28 am
Updated: Jan. 23, 2011 3:09 pm
I normally make the same types of cookies for the holidays, but this year it will be abbreviated. My gingerbread men taste wonderful but it seems not too many others like them, so they're off the list this time. I have a request for my Heavenly Hash and
I love Oriental Crunch, a family…
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