Category Archives: Dushi

763. Dushi Playlist

In the words of NYTimes “Curacao After Dark” author Baz Dreisinger, “Ritmo is very much Afro-Curaçaoan music, sometimes disturbingly derided as the music of the lower classes. As the band — three singers, two horn players, a drummer, a timbalero

763. Dushi Playlist

In the words of NYTimes “Curacao After Dark” author Baz Dreisinger, “Ritmo is very much Afro-Curaçaoan music, sometimes disturbingly derided as the music of the lower classes. As the band — three singers, two horn players, a drummer, a timbalero

810. Dutch Oily Balls

Oliebol stands pop up in the Netherlands as early as mid-to-late November and coincide with dropping temperatures, comfort food cravings and holiday season. Considered a widely popular tradition, the Dutch (population: 16-17 million) consume about 130 million oliebollen (7-8 oliebollen pp)

810. Dutch Oily Balls

Oliebol stands pop up in the Netherlands as early as mid-to-late November and coincide with dropping temperatures, comfort food cravings and holiday season. Considered a widely popular tradition, the Dutch (population: 16-17 million) consume about 130 million oliebollen (7-8 oliebollen pp)

823. Curaçao’s Milk Things (Ko’i Lechi)

              Ingredients: 1 can (14 – 1/2 oz.) sweetened condensed milk 2 1/2 cups confectioner’s  sugar 2 1/2 cups powdered whole milk 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon vanilla Mix all ingredients together. Add food

823. Curaçao’s Milk Things (Ko’i Lechi)

              Ingredients: 1 can (14 – 1/2 oz.) sweetened condensed milk 2 1/2 cups confectioner’s  sugar 2 1/2 cups powdered whole milk 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon vanilla Mix all ingredients together. Add food

854. Curaçao Plantain Soup

Ingredients: 1 lb salted beef, cubed (corned beef) 1 lb salted pig’s tail, cubed 3 1/2 cups saltwater* 3 cups hot water 4 big ripe (but firm) plantains 3 cinnamon sticks 2 medium potatoes, peeled and diced 2 tbsp vegetable

854. Curaçao Plantain Soup

Ingredients: 1 lb salted beef, cubed (corned beef) 1 lb salted pig’s tail, cubed 3 1/2 cups saltwater* 3 cups hot water 4 big ripe (but firm) plantains 3 cinnamon sticks 2 medium potatoes, peeled and diced 2 tbsp vegetable

862. Mi Lucha’s (My Struggle) Dairy-free Ice Cream

“Mi Lucha” snèk is an outdoor bar and restaurant in Santa Maria (across the street from the church and cemetery by the McDonald’s). They make the very best homemade coconut ice cream we’ve EVER had… and it’s among the first

862. Mi Lucha’s (My Struggle) Dairy-free Ice Cream

“Mi Lucha” snèk is an outdoor bar and restaurant in Santa Maria (across the street from the church and cemetery by the McDonald’s). They make the very best homemade coconut ice cream we’ve EVER had… and it’s among the first

882. Curaçao Flan

Ingredients: 3 cups of sugar 4 cups of milk + 1 can (400 g) of sweet condensed milk 12 eggs, slightly beaten (yolks and whites well-mixed) Pinch of salt 2 teaspoons vanilla Caramelize 1 cup sugar over low flame until

882. Curaçao Flan

Ingredients: 3 cups of sugar 4 cups of milk + 1 can (400 g) of sweet condensed milk 12 eggs, slightly beaten (yolks and whites well-mixed) Pinch of salt 2 teaspoons vanilla Caramelize 1 cup sugar over low flame until