1. Mango Chicken With Coconut Rice
Creamy coconut rice balances so well with sweet and savory chicken. This pair was made to go together.
2. Tropical Spinach Salad With Creamy Coconut Lime Dressing
Ditch the boring garden salad and take a trip to the islands with this fruity salad, packed with pineapple, mango, avocado and macadamia nuts, drizzled with a spicy coconut dressing.
3. Caribbean Chicken Salad With Mango Dressing
The usual chicken salad takes a long weekend here with a rich and sweet mango dressing. Between the lime juice and the cayenne pepper, your taste buds will be awakened.
4. Hawaiian Shrimp Kabobs
Pineapple gets even sweeter and more flavorful on the grill. Paired with the peppers and a sweet and sour marinade, the shrimp reach a whole new level.
5. Coconut Loaf Cake
Imagine your brunch spread as a tropical paradise with this tender coconut cake. Serve with a tropical fruit salad, juice and fluffy scrambled eggs.
6. Papaya Jam With Lime Recipe
Let your sweet papayas get jammy on the stove, with a little lime to brighten it all up. This jam is spectacular on airy brioche bread.
7. Hawaiian Pineapple Banana Muffins
Banana, pineapple and coconut not only add a lot of moisture to the muffins, but tropical flair, too.
8. Caribbean Rum Punch
What’s the tropics without a fun drink? This juicy concoction is amazing with a little spiced rum, but substantial enough to be a mocktail too.
9. Bahamian Conch Salad
For this salad, you can use canned, frozen or fresh conch. Can’t find that? Try this salad with scallops, instead.
10. Lemonade and Tropical Fruit Ice Pops
Freeze chunks of tropical fruit with lemonade for a sweet, refreshing treat that instantly transport you to the beach.