Here are all the lunch recipes I’ve been able to add on WeTriniFood:
1. African Inspired
Callaloo is a tasty, spinach side dish in T&T. It is made with young taro (also called dasheen) leaves, pumpkin, ochro, and other vegetables.
Slightly sweet, smoky, and spicy, this brown stew chicken recipe will have you asking for more.
2. Indian Inspired
Channa and aloo made with chickpeas (or channa), potatoes (or aloo), and a curry powder blend unique to the Caribbean.
If you enjoy your chicken cooked in a flavorful tomato gravy with Indian spices, then this recipe is for you.
Curry bodi is made with Chinese long beans (called bodi), onion, garlic and seasonings all cooked in a thick curry sauce.
Curry chicken is made with seasoned chicken pieces with bone, curry powder, seasonings and pepper.
Trinidad curry duck is certainly a favorite for any occasion, especially a good ole river lime.
Simple yellow split peas side dish that goes well with rice and other sides under this section.
Simple naan bread made with yogurt and cooked with garlic butter and cilantro.
Pumpkin talkari is simply made with pumpkin, onions, garlic and seasonings.
3. Chinese Inspired
This simple chow mein noodles recipe is simple to make and fool-proof. The hardest part is prepping the veggies.
4. Healthy Lunch Recipes
Try a simple and easy vegetarian breadfruit pie as a substitute for potato or macaroni pie.
Boiled plantain is a delicious, sweet side dish that pairs well with any savory lunch.
This simple chicken liver recipe is very easy to make and has lots of health benefits.
Try this simple chunky vegetable recipe with toasted cashews.
This delicious tropical fruit salad is refreshingly sweet and is perfect for an early morning breakfast
5. Breakfast for lunch
Fry bake puffs up in the hot oil, making a perfect pocket for any tasty filling.
These fried shark bites are tasty once you have properly prepared the shark meat.
This bara recipe is a more traditional one to what is sold today…
Cucumber chutney has become part of the culture and adds a cooling, refreshing element to doubles.