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Caribbean Picadillo Recipe

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This recipe for Caribbean Picadillo, by , is from The Moffitt Employee Holiday Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

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Added: Wednesday, September 9, 2009


2 T. canola oil
1 small yellow onion, diced
1 green bell pepper, minced
3 garlic cloves, minced
2 T. fresh ginger, peeled and minced
1/2 lb. ground chicken
1 med. very ripe green plantain, peeled and diced
1/4 c. chopped, dried mango
2 T. sun-dried tomatoes, minced
1 jalapeņo, seeded and diced
2 T. fresh parsley, chopped
1/4 t. grated nutmeg
1/4 t. ground cloves
1/2 c. chicken broth
1/4 c. coconut milk
2 T. cider vinegar
salt and pepper

Heat canola oil in a large pan over medium heat. Stir in the onion, green pepper, garlic and ginger. Cook, stirring constantly until softened, about 5 minutes. Add ground chicken and plantain. Cook until it begins to brown, drain if needed. Stir in the mango, sun-dried tomatoes, jalapeņo, parsley, nutmeg and cloves. Cook for about 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Pour in the chicken broth, coconut milk and cider vinegar. Cook uncovered, stirring often until the liquid has reduced and is almost absorbed, about 10-15 minutes. Add salt and pepper to taste.

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Personal Notes:
Serve with white or yellow rice and of course warm bread!




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