These brilliant Caribbean recipes reflect the amazing food that comes from the region. Caribbean fare has spread all over the world. You’ll find influences from everywhere from African, Creole, and Cajun cuisines all the way to European, Latin American, and even South Asian cuisines. From seafood to tropical fruits and lots of tasty meats, Caribbean food is bold, flavourful, hot, and fresh.
These must-try recipes come straight from food bloggers at the absolute top of their game. Easy to make at home and full of flavour.
If you haven’t tried proper authentic Caribbean food yet, we urge you give these dishes a shot. If you want to see more of these great eats, follow the wonderful authors below and try their other recipes on a regular basis.
Brilliant Caribbean Recipes
Recipes for jerk chicken, like many signature dishes of cuisines from around the world, vary wildly though they have common ingredients. This one ticks all the boxes. Tender chicken and flavoursome, crispy skin.
The recipe is created by Nagi who believes you can make great food with everyday ingredients even if you’re short on time and cost conscious. We agree!
Roast all the ingredients together in the oven to make this delicious coconut and banana curry. It’s perfect for an easy vegetarian or vegan midweek meal.
The recipe is created by Mandy Mazliah. She is a London-based mum who can show you how to get kids to eat more vegetables. This curry is the perfect way to load up on some goodness.
This recipe for a Caribbean style stewed chicken uses a traditional recipe from Trinidad and Tobago. Trinidadian stew chicken is one of those classic chicken dishes you’d often see prepared for the biggest meal of the week, Sunday lunch.
The recipe comes from Sidechef which was created by Kevin as mobile app. It now features over 16,000 recipes with robust search filtering and meal planning.
This Jamaican Jerk Seasoning blend is a real flavour of the Caribbean. Save your money and make your own with a kick from a blend of spices such as cayenne pepper, cinnamon, nutmeg to name a few.
The recipe is by Joanna (Jo for short) of Jo Cooks. She shares with you her culinary adventures. Here you will find a variety of recipes using simple everyday ingredients and creating wonderful, delicious and comforting meals.
Delicate green peas, garbanzo beans and tender sweet potato chunks are simmered up in spiced coconut milk and served on top of creamy polenta. It’s a super cosy and comforting Caribbean curry.
The recipe is by Alissa. She’s a passionate foodie who loves creating vegan recipes with bold flavors!
Incredibly tasty Caribbean Chicken Tacos topped with a quick and easy Caribbean salsa featuring mango, pineapple, red onions, and cilantro. All the tropical flavours.
The recipe is created by Tiffany. She is a cook, photographer, mother, and ‘semiprofessional taco eater’. We believe that claim considering how delicious these tacos are!
Jamaican Toto is a coconut dessert that is very popular in Jamaica. The perfect way to round off your meal. As brilliant Caribbean recipes go this one is unique and the perfect treat you deserve.
The recipe is by Anilda. She has been researching and creating ethnic recipes for over 20 years. She loves to share “mostly healthy” easy and affordable ethnic recipes using fresh ingredients. The perfect combo in our eyes!