Haitian Hot Chocolate: Perfect for Cold Winter days!
Enjoy your next snow in with this Caribbean comfort drink! Not only is Haitian hot chocolate rich and creamy, all the added warming spices lend that extra touch of heat that really warms you up inside making it perfect for cold winter days! via @yummymedley
Haitian Beef and Pumpkin Soup (Soup Joumou)
Haitian Beef and Pumpkin Soup (*Soup Joumou*): Haitian slaves were not allowed to have this delicious and aromatic pumpkin soup, a favorite of French slave masters. On Sunday, January 1, 1804, when they gained their freedom, they celebrated with music and food in the Place d’Armes, in the city of Gonaives. And what better way to celebrate than to eat the very thing they were unable to eat as slaves? Nowadays it doesn’t matter where in the world a Haitian might be on January 1—they will be having
Recipe: Labouyi Bannann (Plantain Porridge) – L'union Suite
One of the many foods Haitians eat for breakfast is Labouyi Bannann (Plantain Porridge). It’s porridge, essentially– one made from ripe banana and unripe plantain. There are myriad ways to spell it, but only one way to eat it– with a spoon. Make that two ways to eat it– hot or cold. Either way, it’s …