Bahamian Chicken

Bahamian Chicken
Bahamian Chicken
Bahamian Chicken Bahamian Chicken
SKU
100779 001
$8.16
Net Weight:
3.2 oz
Select Size:

Friendly and fruity paprika is the first flavor that greets you when you taste our salt-free Bahamian Chicken seasoning blend. Inspired by the playful, breezy beach vibe of the Bahamas, this blend follows the mellow paprika flavor with the grounded nature of garlic and sweet onion, buoyed up by the graceful whirl of herbaceous thyme. The clean, pine-fueled burn of white pepper cleans off the palate and makes room for the heat of the sizzling scotch bonnet pepper to sparkle across the tongue, dropping hints of apple and cherry with the heat. This salt-free blend is mixed by hand in small batches in our facility, to guarantee that we are sending out the most consistent, freshest, product possible.

Also known as the Bahama Mama, the Martinique pepper, and the Jamaican Hot, the Scotch Bonnet is the Caribbean pepper of choice. This squat, plump, nubbly pepper was so named because of its resemblance to the Scottish hat, the tam o’shanter, which was itself named after the hero in a poem by Robert Burns. Originating in the Amazon’s western basin, this pepper was most likely transported by the Taino and Arawak people, who had a strong history of exploration by land and sea, along the Orinoco River in Venezuela and then outward to the Lesser Antilles and across the Caribbean. The Taino are credited with the cultivation of this fiery pepper and its establishment as a major component of Caribbean culture. They probably began trading this pepper (or a close ancestor) in approximately 900 CE, more than 500 years before Christopher Columbus came to the Americas.

 

Tips From Our Kitchen

 

Because this salt-free blend was designed with island life in mind, it works wonders with fresh seafood and tropical produce. Try it rubbed over grouper or red snapper and grilled. Mix with melted butter as a dip for crab or lobster. Mix in with potatoes or sweet potatoes and make a traditional pea and dumpling soup. Toss over plantains and roast, or sprinkle over pineapple for a spicy dessert. It makes a wonderful marinade with fresh lime juice; combine 3 tablespoons of Bahamian Chicken with 1 cup fresh squeezed lime juice (not from concentrate) and 2 tablespoons of olive oil. Marinate up to 3 lbs of chicken. Place it in a non-reactive bowl (stainless or stoneware is best; other materials can leach into the marinade because of the acidic lime juice), then let it marinate in the refrigerator for at least 4 hours and as much as 24 hours.

This salt-free blend is hand-blended from paprika, garlic, onion, thyme, white pepper and Scotch Bonnet flakes.

 

Hungry for more information?

Flavorful Latin Food
Brazilian Cuisine 101
Flavor Characteristics of Spices
The Caribbean Scotch Bonnet is So Hot Right Now...

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size1 tsp

Amount Per Serving

Calories11

% Daily Value*

Total Fat0g0%

Saturated Fat0g0%

Trans Fat0g

Polyunsaturated Fat0g

Monounsaturated Fat0g

Cholesterol0mg0%

Sodium1.8mg0%

Total Carbohydrate2.2g1%

Dietary Fiber0.9g4%

Total Sugars0.2g

Added Sugars0g0%

Sugar Alcohol0.0g

Protein0.4g1%

Vitamin D0mcg0%

Calcium12mg1%

Iron0mg2%

Potassium50mg1%

*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice. These values were calculated and therefore are approximate. For more

4.6 out of 5
10 total ratings.

Jkalyn H. (Verified buyer) 05/12/2020
I love it the taste I love it the taste is like no other & I’ve recommended you’ll to my family and friends

John H. (Verified buyer) 12/29/2019
Great flavor Enjoyed the spicy flavor a big hit

Rolanda S. (Verified buyer) 09/02/2018
Thanks the spices are great. Thanks the spices are great. Will order more soon

Aggie M. (Verified buyer) 08/26/2018
Flavorful This gav a little heat and lots of flavor. Used it on wings in the air drier. Awesome!!!

Raymond R. (Verified buyer) 06/10/2018
Best seasoning ever! Wow what can I say if you want great flavor with some heat to it this seasoning is for you, I lived in the Caribbean for years and this has that authentic taste I was looking for.

Cecil (Verified buyer) 12/28/2017
Bahamian Chicken I added lime juice and salt to a whole chicken, working a little of the marinade under the skin of the thighs, baked it. It was great and I used the recommended amount of spice to weight of chicken. A little 'warmth' on the palate, great flavor.

Anonymous (Verified buyer) 02/04/2017
Bahamian Chicken So this also makes an excellent base for BBQ sauce: add 1Tbsp Bahamian Chicken + 1 Tbsp Red Wine Vinegar (I prefer Lucini) to 1 12oz can of crushed tomatoes.

Gena (Verified buyer) 05/24/2016
Bahamian Chicken Is the best!!

Linda W. (Verified buyer) 07/30/2020
Wrong order you sent the wrong spice and you never responded to my email. That's why the one star rating

Bob B. 12/18/2018
So easy, sooo good! The Bahamian chicken spice is great! Not to hot with great flavor. We will be back for more of this one!
OffCanvas2
Offcanvas2