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Stuffed Breadfruit

In most Caribbean Islands Breadfruit is considered to be the poor mans bread. Back in the when flour was a luxury idea, fried and roasted breadfruit was a great alternative to bread. There are different ways people are the Caribbean prepares breadfruit dishes – stuffed breadfruit is just one of the many ways.

I have to be honest – I’ve never tasted stuffed breadfruit. This is maybe the only recipe which involves breadfruit that I’ve yet to try in my lifetime. But I’ve heard great reviews about this recipe. I can’t wait to try this recipe in the near future.

Stuffed Breadfruit Recipe Ingredients:

Stuffed Breadfruit Recipe Instructions:

Boil breadfruit whole, covered with water in large, covered pan for 15 minutes. Remove from fire and place in greased pan in hot oven and bake for about ¾ hour or until cooked when pricked with a skewer. Remove for oven and dig out center or heart. While breadfruit is baking, make a stew with beef or pigtail.

First cut into pieces. Put butter into pan over heart and saut̩ garlic, and onion for 1 minute. Add pork or beef and hot pepper and about 2 cups water. Simmer slowly until tender. Then make a runny paste with flour and some warm water Рthicken gravy and let simmer for another 5 minutes. Fill centre of breadfruit with mixture. Then cut into slice and serve, spooning balance of stew over breadfruit is serving plates.

Recipe by:Yolande Cools-Lartigue

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