Cross two plaintain
slices and place two teaspoons of filling in center.
According to the report, between 80 percent and 90 percent of Puerto Rico's plaintain
crop was lost, as were 80,000 hundredweight of coffee--about a quarter of total expected production this season.
Even in quite heavily populated towns it is normally possible to find an inexhaustible supply of Dandelion, Groundsel, Chickweed, Coltsfoot, Dock, Plaintain
, and Bindweed.
I also like pate (a pastry stuffed with meat) and a fried plaintain
dish called banane pese.
"An Extraordinary Salmon Dinner" with Vickie Hamory features Plaintain
"Spiders"; Steamed Baby Beets With Mango Vinaigrette on Bibb Lettuce; Steamed Salmon With Champagne Butter Sauce; and Berry Pavlova.
In the rock garden, add Little Witch, a 1929 cyclamineus daffodil (only eight inches high) with yellow flared-back petals, and Louisa, a lovely variation on the narrow-leaved plaintain
lily, with its narrow, white-edged leaves and white flowers.
* Vegetables cut into bite sizes: carrots, onions, green pepper, sweet potatoes, potatoes, spinach, tomatoes, and plaintain
; plus malanga and boniata (tropical root vegetables), if you can find them
Seafood choices include mahi mahi with a mango pomegranate guacamole and coconut risotto and Chicken Dos, Caribbean chicken breast, mango salsa, Jerk chicken leg and Mofongo, a plaintain
dish of Puerto Rico.
"Sensational Spanish Sauces" with Gayle Jolley features Pigeon Pie Soup With Chorizo, Butternut Squash, Plaintain
and Cilantro; Tortilla Espa[+ or -]ol With Samfaina Sauce; Gambas al Ajillo (shrimp with garlic and Romesco sauce and crusty bread); and Turron Ice Cream Torte With Honey-Brandy Oranges.
Authentic Mexican Tacos, with Gayle Jolley features Crunchy Shrimp Tacos; Chorizo, Potato and Plaintain
Tacos; Authentic Pork Tinga; and Almond Caramel Flan With Fruit Compote.
Speaking on behalf of the farmers, Queen Isiki explained that if the government fail to intervene on time, the people may face serious hunger in 2019 as all their cassava and plaintains
farms have been damaged.
Then you'll love plaintains
, or in Spanish, platanos.