This book provides a fabulous introduction to the delicious and exotic recipes of the Caribbean islands including information on their history, culture and the diverse range of culinary influences. It contains over 70 classic Caribbean recipes - the region's most famous and delicious dishes, from salt fish and barbecue Jerk Chicken to Rice and Peas and Fried Bananas with Rum. It is illustrated with over 300 colour photographs including step-by-step instructions for every recipe and a mouthwatering picture of each finished dish. Explore the exciting new flavours, textures and colours of a vibrant and exotic cuisine in this stunning collection of over 70 delicious tropical recipes. The book contains local dishes from Jamaica, Trinidad, Martinique, St Bart's, Barbados and many more, as well as classic recipes popular throughout the Caribbean region. The rich and varied recipe collection ranges from plantain and sweet potato chips to salmon in mango and ginger, from hearty Beef Stew to Peppery Bean Salad, and from Barbadian Coconut Sweet Bread to the famous Mojito Cocktail.