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[22 May 2015 | No Comment | ]

At first thought, pumpkin soup might not immediately strike as Belizean. But when you add Belizean staples like shrimp, coconut oil, cilantro, and pepitos, combined with the depth of roasting and the elevation of pesto, the cultural fusion is as delightful as the aroma.

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[13 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]

You can’t possibly come to Belize and not try a Tamale! That would be like going to the beach and not getting into the water! A tamale or bollo is a delicious traditional Mesoamerican dish made of corn dough (masa) which is filled with seasoned meat (chicken or pork) then steamed or boiled in plantain or banana leaves.

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[30 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Conch meat is very popular in the Caribbean Islands as well as in Belize where it is usually made as a stew or soup and served with white rice or as an appetizer in the form of fritters. Today we will share with you how to make Belizean Conch Fritters.

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[23 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

This Belizean combination is without a doubt the most abundant meal in Belize. From north to south, east to west and out on the cayes, you won’t go anywhere without coming across a plate of Stew Chicken with rice and beans. With our easy to make recipe you can enjoy some Belizean flavour in the comfort of your home.

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[19 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

Unlike some places, many Belizean specialties can be found throughout the entire country. As a unique departure from some other popular destinations, many recommended “tourist restaurants” are frequented by locals, often times proving to be some of the best spots to sample Belizean cuisine.

Our Head Chef, Mario Mendez, shares with us a scrumptious CARNE ASADA AL CHIMICHURRI Recipe, which is a mix Maya, Mestizo & Mexican flavors. We trust you will enjoy this as much as we do!

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[20 Mar 2013 | 4 Comments | ]

Marinate the lamb shanks with the garlic, oregano, pepper, all spice seeds and rum and allow marinating for at least 24 hours. Peel the sweet potatoes and cut in slices of 1/8 inch. Season the potato slices with the diced garlic and chopped oregano.

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[8 Mar 2013 | One Comment | ]

Yesterday we shared with you one of our favorite Belizean recipes – Coconut Shrimps. Today we will share another recipe which is loved by many people the world over.The recipe is Belizean Ceviche and you can find the recipe below.

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[7 Mar 2013 | 4 Comments | ]

In this blog post, we will share with you one of our favorite recipes – Belizean Coconut Shrimps.

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[3 Oct 2012 | One Comment | ]

There are many people around me who are just fond of eating Salmon and cannot think about anything else when having an option of sea-food. As a matter of fact, Salmon is very difficult to cook. Unless and until it is perfectly cooked, the essence and taste cannot be achieved. Salmon is not only fatty, but also contains a lot of vitamins and essential minerals.

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[2 Feb 2011 | 4 Comments | ]
Coconut Bread Recipe – A Unique Belizean Treat

Method: combine all the ingredients and kneed well, if dough is too sticky, add a bit more flour, if it is too dry, add more coconut milk or warm water. Place dough in a mixing bowl covered with plastic film or a kitchen towel. Let it rise for an hour. Punch down dough with your hands and shape bread, grease a baking tray or place a non stick baking mat and arrange balls of breads separated one to another. Let the bread to rise again until double its size, bake at 350 C for a space of 30 min or until golden brown.

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[10 Nov 2010 | No Comment | ]
Home Made Basil Fettuccini with Creamy Lobster served with a Vegetable Ratatouille and Basil Pesto

Sauté the lobster crust in some hoe coconut oil, add the vegetables and herbs and continue to sauté for 10 more minutes.
Add the white wine and 2 cups water and bring the sauce to boiling point. Let the sauce simmer for about 30 minutes before straining it through a fine sieve.
Reduce the liquid to half and add the heavy cream. Bring sauce to boiling point and season with salt & pepper

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[4 Nov 2010 | No Comment | ]
Belize Recipes – Breakfast Quesadillas

Melt 1 oz of the butter in a Teflon sauté pan and scramble the eggs over low heat, just before the eggs start drying, add the rest of the butter and melt it with the eggs. Add salt and pepper to taste. Place a skillet over dry heat. Place a tortilla on the skillet and place one eight of the scrambled eggs, 1/8 of the vegetables and the sausages and one spoon of sour cream on the middle of the tortilla. Than place the cheese on top and fold the tortilla to form the quesadilla. Cook one more minute on each side and keep them warm in the oven.

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[28 Oct 2010 | 4 Comments | ]
Belize Recipes -Belizean Jerk Chicken

Cut the onions, pepper, garlic and ginger roughly before putting in the food processor
Then add the dry herbs and spices, the lime-juice and the rum. Blend the mixture on full speed and add as much olive oil as needed to give it a smooth texture.
Rub the chicken pieces with the jerk seasoning and allow marinating several hours (overnight is best)

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[22 Oct 2010 | No Comment | ]
Curry and Coconut Soup with Poached Snapper

This soup can be served with a bowl of rice as a complete meal, however most of the time we serve a small portion with added vegetables as a starter in a multiple course menu.

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[17 Jul 2009 | One Comment | ]
Belize Recipe of the day

Chaa Creek’s
Exotic Lemongrass Iced Tea
 
Ingredients: 
1 cup lemongrass, chopped
3 liters of water
1 tbsp. Fresh ginger, chopped
 
Method:
Combine all ingredients in large pt
Bring to a boil and simmer 10 minutes.
Strain lemongrass and ginger from water and discard.
Place strained tea in glass or plastic jug and chill.
Serve with lemon wedge.

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[8 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

Spoil your taste buds and enjoy delectable ‘Jungle Cuisine’ in our romantic al fresco dining room. Enjoy the sounds of birds quarrelling in the surrounding trees in the daytime, and listen to the symphony of night sounds while you dine under candlelight.
 
At the Chaa Creek restaurant, we combine modern and ‘old fashioned’ cooking techniques with a wide variety of fresh local produce to create innovative and original, mouthwatering meals.
 
Start your day light with a selection of tropical fruits and home …

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[13 Mar 2009 | 2 Comments | ]
Belize Cuisine – Don’t Forget the Coconut!

It’s a cultural smorgasbord! It’s as varied and rich as the varied cultures that together make up Belizean cuisine. Belizean food can be as peppery and fiery as the heat of the tropical sun, or as cool and refreshing as the crystal clear Caribbean waters that wash the Belizean shores. Or it can be as light and bright as the hundreds of birds that sing in Belizean jungles, or as savory and earthy as the dozens of wildlife that roam …