Snacks List

Whether you are feeling for fried food or sweet treats, here’s a nice list of Trini snack recipes to try:

Baked treats

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Baking powder biscuits recipe

These are really easy to make and have this warm buttery taste.

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Cheese puffs recipe

Trini cheese puffs are savory, cheesy snacks you can get in any local bakery.

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Cheese paste recipe

This recipe is a compliment to the Trini cheese puffs recipe.

Bread

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Banana bread recipe

This banana bread recipe is a sweet, delicious treat for an afternoon snack.

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Banana bread – eggless recipe

This bread is simple to make, moist and all you need to do is swap eggs for buttermilk.

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Dinner rolls with chives recipe

These rolls are soft and light and have great flavor from the chives that permeates through the entire roll.

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Sweet bread – eggless recipe

Crumbly, coconuty, and delicious. That’s the best way to describe this recipe.

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Whole wheat bread with nuts recipe

If you are looking for a healthy, high fiber whole wheat bread recipe, then you have to try this one.

Cakes and cookies

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Chocolate chip cookies recipe

This is my favorite chocolate chip cookies recipe.

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Sponge cake recipe

Trinidad sponge cake is a classic cake for every occasion. It is pretty simple to make and hard to mess up.

Chinese treats

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Chicken wontons recipe

Fried chicken wontons definitely meet that fried, crispy cravings!

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Shrimp wontons recipe

Fried shrimp wontons are a classic, fried snack that’s inspired by Chinese cuisine.

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Spring rolls recipe (veg)

Fried vegetable spring rolls are tasty fried snacks, perfect for movie nights and get-togethers.

Chips and fries

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Breadfruit chips recipe

Fried breadfruit chips are tasty fried treats that are a nice substitute to potato fries. 

Indian treats

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Aloo pie recipe

What’s better than fried dough stuffed with seasoned potatoes (aloo) and chutney?

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Bara with urdi recipe

Not as light as today’s bara, this recipe is way more traditional.

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Cucumber chutney recipe

Cucumber chutney is refreshing on top of doubles channa and bara.

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Fried channa recipe

Fried channa is a flavorful fried snack made with fried chickpeas (channa) and seasonings.

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Parsad recipe

Parsad or prasad isn’t an everyday snack, but it still tastes pretty good when you want something sweet.

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Saheena recipe

Split peas powder, chopped dasheen leaves and fresh seasonings all mixed together and fried. That’s yummy saheena.

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Tamarind sauce recipe

Make a tasty tamarind sauce to eat with everything in this section. 

More treats

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Tamarind balls recipe

Tamarind balls are delightful, sugary treats in the Caribbean.