With African, French, Arabic, and Amerindian influences, the food and culture of Haiti, located on the western part of the Caribbean island of Hispaniola, are fascinating subjects to explore. A Taste of Haiti presents more than 100 traditional Haitian recipes, including Plantain Casserole, Haitian Soup, Creole Conch, Bread Pudding, and Rum Mixtures. An extensive glossary describes more than 80 typical ingredients, with their names in English, Creole, and French. Recipe titles are also offered in these three languages.
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