11 Caribbean Dishes That Will Brighten Your Day

Easy Caribbean Chicken: 

A simple recipe using easy-to-find ingredients, can be made with pork or shrimp, served with steamed vegetables.

Caribbean Wontons: 

Fresh and fruity treats originally served as appetizers, now enjoyed year-round as desserts.

Caribbean Potato Soup: 

Bright and hearty soup with okra, kale, black-eyed peas, and a spinach substitution option.

Mama's Puerto Rican Chicken: 

Extra-crispy, spiced-up chicken served with traditional red beans and rice.

Caribbean Coconut Rum Cake: 

Moist cake with a rum punch, best when soaked overnight.

Roast Beef Caribbean Style: 

Crusty exterior roast with a flavorful, slightly heated sauce.

Easy Cuban Picadillo: 

A family favorite made with leftovers great for school lunches.

Cuban Panini: 

A twist on ham and cheese with ham, Swiss, pickles, condiments, and smoked turkey.

Jamaican-Style Beef Stew: 

Hearty stew with lean meat, herbs, seasonings, and fresh vegetables.

Caribbean Bread Pudding: 

Tropical-flavored bread pudding from a slow cooker, garnished with pineapple, whipped cream, and cherry.

Jamaican Salmon with Coconut Cream Sauce: 

Healthy, easy-to-make salmon with coconut cream sauce, ideal for company.