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April 2020 - The Trinidad & Tobago Snack Box

The Trinidad & Tobago Snack Box Take a trip down memory lane with us! We're bringing back the classics with the Trinidad & Tobago Snack Box! This month’s box is filled with the sweet & spicy snacks we grew up eating and still love today. Enjoy an assortment of classics from childhood, sure to evoke memories of neighborhood parlors and primary school snackettes. Malika & Jamila XOXO What's In The Box? - Preserved Fruit - A method of preserving fruit by drying then adding spices, salt , pepper & food coloring! This method of preserving fruit is from the Chinese heritage of Trinidad & Tobago. Preserved Red Plums Snow Plums Split Channa It’s salted fried chick peas spiced with pepper....

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August 2019 Box Reveal - Hot & Spicy - Pepper Box

This box celebrates the amazing heat and flavor of Caribbean Pepper! Pepper (hot) sauce is a staple in any Trinbagonian home, with many different types and variations. It is used as a condiment for any dish from breakfast to dinner to finger foods. Caribbean pepper sauces are known not only for the heat but also for the wonderful flavor. Spicy snacks like chows (mango, plums and pommecythere), channa (chick peas), preserved fruit (mangoes, plums, cherries and prunes) and tamarind balls are also commonplace. Malika & Jamila XOXO WHAT'S IN THE BOX SCORPION PEPPER SAUCE A blend of Trinidad Scorpion Peppers, pimento peppers and herbs, pickled in vinegar. The Trinidad Moruga Scorpion pepper was voted the world's hottest pepper in 2012,...

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May 2019 Box Reveal - The Trinbago Snack Box

  Take a trip down memory lane!  We're bringing back the classics from childhood with this box, sure to evoke memories of neighborhood parlors and primary school snackettes.   Filled with the sweet & spicy snacks we grew up eating and still love today! Malika & Jamila XOXO WHAT'S IN THE BOX CHANNA   Salted fried chick peas spiced with pepper. It was a popular movie theater snack in Trinidad & Tobago back in the 1950s & 60s.   PRESERVES! Trinbagonian Chinese preserved snacks.  From the Chinese heritage of Trinidad & Tobago, it is a method of preserving fruit by drying the fruit then adding spices, salt, pepper & food coloring. Some commonly preserved fruit include mangoes, plums, cherries, pommecythere...

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