This coarse blend rehydrates nicely when cooked, as the dried lemon and orange peels soften and the flavors bloom. Delicious when paired with other tangy flavors, like Pomegranate Molasses, for a finishing glaze.
Barrier Reef Caribbean Mix Q&A
What is in Caribbean seasoning?
Most Caribbean seasoning usually includes citrus flavors like lemon, lime or orange, as well as warmly-spiced seasonings such as ginger, nutmeg, cloves or mace. A touch of heat is also typically added with the addition of dried chile peppers.
What to pair with citrus chile seasoning?
Citrus chile seasoning pairs well with fish and chicken, but also works great on vegetables that go well with citrusy flavors. A squeeze of lime juice also goes so well with most citrus & chile spice blends.
How spicy is citrus chile seasoning?
The spiciness of citrus & chile seasoning typically depends on how much chile spices were used, as well as what types of chile peppers. Though it usually has a touch of heat, it depends on the amount used in a blend.