Tag Archives: Haiti

Portuguese Chicken with Roasted Capperino Peppers and Eggs

In order to avoid continuing to watch the terrifying train wreck that has become our election campaign, I decided to hang out in the kitchen.  I had a thawed, small chicken and knew the seasonings for Portuguese chicken.  I added the … Continue reading

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Colonel Soupe

Our neighbor Caroline gave me one of her garden pumpkins and I immediately thought of Haitian pumpkin soup, joumou. Whenever I think of joumou, I also think of Colonel Jean Claude Paul.  Colonel Paul was a corrupt military strong man, heavily … Continue reading

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Haitian Chiquetaille: Cod Fish Salad

This is going to be another “back in the day” story.   We first went to Haiti in 1976, the year of our marriage.   My husband had been a peace corps volunteer for 3 years in Chad and Niger. … Continue reading

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