Month: October 2017

Aloo Roti

Aloo Roti

This Indian flatbread with spicy potato stuffing is eaten as a snack or a meal. Serve with a chutney or a condiment

Nanee’s Mango Atchar-Guyanese Chutney

Nanee’s Mango Atchar-Guyanese Chutney

This is Nanee’s mango atchar or chutney. When I first came to the United States, I could not get used to cold sandwiches that were served everywhere for lunch. The only thing that made them edible for me was adding atchar inside. Enjoy this step […]

Salty Mango Dipping Sauce

Salty Mango Dipping Sauce

This is a tasty dipping sauce for duck or grilled meats. It would also go well with a Guyanese appetizer like Pholourie and maybe even vegetables).  This recipe came about when we were making Guyanese mango atchar but the mangoes were too ripe So instead we used the ripe amngoes for this tasty sauce and we used the green ma

Salty Mango Dipping Sauce

October 12, 2017
: 15 min
: Moderate

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Ingredients
  • *1/2 Cup salted and shredded mango and garlic (notes to follow)
  • 2 fresh chilies, sliced
  • 3 fresh banana peppers, sliced
  • 3 tbsp red wine vinegar
  • 2 tbsp honey
  • 1 tsp olive oil
  • small handful of cilantro, chopped
  • a few mint leaves
Directions
  • Step 1 Salted shredded mango and garlic:
  • Step 2 Peel 2 slightly ripe mangoes (not overly ripe) and dice into pieces. Use a food processor or knife to chop into very fine pieces.
  • Step 3 Add 1/4 Teaspoon Salt to the mangoes, and then let them sit overnight.
  • Step 4 Squeeze the juice out of the salted mangos, and add 1 clove minced garlic, 1 Tablespoon olive or mustard oil, and hot peppers (wiri-wiri or similar) to taste. Should yield about 1/2 cup.
  • Step 5 Use 1/2 Cup of this salty mango and garlic and combine with the rest of ingredients in a jar or bowl and shake or stiir until combined well.

A Caribbean Breakfast-Fried Yellow Plantains

Plantains for breakfast? Oh yes! Make fried ripe plantains like they do in the Caribbean and eat it for breakfast. This is an easy, quick recipe for a delicious start to your day. For the video instructions, check here. Growing up, my grandmother would make fried […]