1. Food

Discuss in my forum

Hector Rodriguez

Chinese Cultural Influences on Caribbean Cuisine

By October 31, 2012

Follow me on:

Believe it or not, Chinese culture has had an influence on Caribbean cuisine, although not as great an impact as some other cultures. You might be wondering how is it possible. †It all started in the mid 1800s when indentured servitude replaced slavery as a cheap for of plantation labor. †Many Chinese men were brought over to work the sugarcane fields. These unfortunate souls brought their food traditions, cooking techniques, and ingredients with them, which become part of the vibrant cuisine of the Caribbean.

Keeping up with Latin Caribbean Food:


No comments yet. Leave a Comment

Leave a Comment

Line and paragraph breaks are automatic. Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title="">, <b>, <i>, <strike>
Top Related Searches
  • caribbean cuisine
  • october 31
  • ©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.