From dealing with multiple appointments, a sick toddler and a husband in a leg cast, it has been above and beyond my normal daily load. I hope you try my carrot juice recipe!! Cook Like A Jamaican: It’s my birthday and I am thankful! Hi Mrs. Faye, I love ALL of your recipes especially the Soursop juice. This is fabulous! My secret Jerk Chicken recipe is available to all gold members. I have a Rasta friend who had taught me to cook many dishes. Much love. I know it’s a favourite drink for a lot of people, however, I really don’t make it much so I had to try my hand at creating this recipe for you. It really is something new to me to cook the carrot first! I love your personality and your unselfishness to share “your style” of cooking. 2 lb grated carrots 1 can condensed milk 4 cups water 2 tsp vanilla 2 tsp cinnamon Method Grate and separate juice from carrot pulp. Then I blend the carrots in batches with the same water it was boiled in. Now mi na lef! My girls like it thick (like old time Supligen) and they savor it by drinking it with a straw – it’s the only drink they put in to-go cups and leave the house with it – I can never make enough. I\’ll add it to my family cook-up. Method. I can make a mean jerk sauce and Jerk Chicken just to name a few. You’ll notice in my video that I’m tentative about how much sweetened condensed milk to add. refrigerate for at least an hour Thank you so much for this Mumma Fay. This recipe is just one of the many delicious family recipes with video lessons available, along with many other, http://www.CookLikeAJamaican.com/register, All Recipes: listed by mostly recently added. 1 Tbsp Jamaican Rum (optional) I can\’t wait to try your recipe, it brings back such wonderful memories. Hope to hear from you soon. Wow, that sounds great Marta, I love tropical flavors and would love to try that some time. , HI Allison, Hi Cretia, Many of you have requested my recipe for Jamaican Carrot Juice! Thanks for the recipe. As I’ve mentioned before my husband is Jamaican so I do incorporate a lot of his country’s cuisine along with my own so that he can have the comfort of home and our son can be familiar with both sides of his heritage. I’m sharing with you a recipe for Jamaican Carrot Juice. Peel carrots and cut into small pieces, about 1 inch. I’m sorry this isn’t a question I can’t answer for you. 4 to 5 cups cold Water I’ve had a similar drink with pineapple and raw coconut added, woulnd’t know who to credit. hi aunty faye Jamaican myself couldn’t have said it better. Hey! I made some a few years ago but I added a little splash of rum! Dessert always followed the feast consisting of something like rum cake, fruit cake or a Jamaican specialty called black cake. (You can make a similar meal with our Caribbean-inspired recipes .) This Content is for Gold Members Only, Welcome to your Gold Plus membership page. 1. 1 Tbsp Vanilla Flavouring I hope you enjoy it. There’s enough carrot punch here for about 8 people and if you’re impatient like me and can’t wait for it to chill in the fridge, you can drop in a few cubes of ice and enjoy! But let me know how it works out with that amount of carrots. Add condensed milk, vanilla extract and nutmeg and stir to combine. Thank you ever so much for sharing. Place carrots in a food processor and blend until fine. Whenever I introduce this Jamaican Carrot Juice to my friends and family, there is always a fair bit of skepticism. This is best served chilled. Separate juice into a bowl or pitcher using a strainer or cheesecloth 12-oz Sweetened Condensed Milk, or to taste Using a blender, blend the carrots with water in batches Blessings, Fay. Add water and blend well. Could you tell me how many glasses I could get out of the 2 lbs of carrot? This has been a very hectic week for me and I almost broke to my commitment to post at least twice a week. 1 cup condensed milk Please keep the videos coming. Pour over ice and enjoy! Demetra, it is awesome with rum isn’t it! I know it's a favourite drink for a lot of people, 4 cups water Nuf blessings. Carrots are naturally sweet so for a lighter dairy-free version add sugar, lime juice and ginger to your carrot juice instead of the traditional ingredients. Pour over ice for a refreshing way to quench your thirst. I cook food Jamaican often. Hi Earl, 80 percent of the recipes on this site are available to all visitors, however we now have a paid gold membership option for those who want an enriched experience that includes some exclusive recipes and videos. I have been to Jamaica four times thus far . 2. I LOVE this drink. ¼ tsp pure vanilla extract Though it’s always traditional to sprinkle nutmeg on top when serving up a glass of carrot juice, I added grated nutmeg to the batch I made for the video. Oh, at the very end I add a few pinches of salt because salt enhances flavor (I put about 3 grains of salt in my coffee also – with milk though, not black). Ingredients Jamaican Cooking Videos & Jamaican Food Recipes: Fay’s Blog, Oops! But I’m here! Place carrots in a food processor and blend until fine. My mother used to make this when I was growing up. Yes it would be so much easier to follow recipes if we could have UK measurements too. I know it’s a favourite drink for a lot of people, however, I really don’t make it much so I had to try my hand at creating this recipe for you. I boil my carrots until they are softened then leave the pot open to cool. I swear you will love it! Jamaican myself, however sometime when I am not certain how to prepare a certain dish I check for other versions. Cook Like a Jamaican facebook; twitter; google_plus; Email; Jamaican Carrot Juice Recipe By Fay on June 16, 2013 Many of you have requested my recipe for Jamaican Carrot Juice! That’s because I didn’t want to over-power the natural carrot flavour. I love the culture, the people, and the food. Stir in vanilla, sweetened condensed milk, nutmeg and rum Don’t worry if you it would be too much work – as long as the recipes and videos keep coming! It makes a richer juice – you can get it nectar-like if you want, or add water to change it to a thinner liquid consistency if you prefer it like that. 2lbs Carrots, chopped in 2-inch pieces 10 carrots, approximately 1 lb 2. Place juice in a large jug and add remaining ingredients to grated carrot juice. Blessings, Fay, My grandma used to make a recipe something like this, but I thought she put beetroot in with the carrots, if my memory serves me, I was about 8 at the time and that;s decades ago. If you prefer a strong carrot flavour just add more carrots or use less water with the amount of carrots below. My Mom used to make it for us (She’s not Jamaican but she learned it from some co-workers). you can always search google for metric conversions. It's most popular in the Caribbean around the holidays and can double as an adult beverage with the addition of your favorite alcohol (namely rum or guinness). Momma Faye: I love watching your videos. While I’m not a big carrot juice fan, this did get the stamp of approval from them all so I decided to share it with you. Hence, I came upon ur sight. I\’m going to try make some of your recipes from your page also for the gathering. This,looks,very,delicious,and,healty..I,will,surely,be,trying,this,recipe,out, Tried this on Mother’s Day it was a hit , thanks Jehan. For those who are unfamiliar with this drink, it is similar to a sweet milkshake that accentuated with hints of nutmeg and vanilla. I've looked up several carrot juice recipes and none were quite the same as the one my mother used to make for us growing up. If you can, can you send me a recipe on how to make a mean jerk sauce. What do you think? You’re making my head hurt…lol. You are doing a fantastic job. But no doubt your jamaican juice is just as good and nutritious… will try that! Can’t wait to try it out. Add water and blend well. Simply marvellous! Click here for a free trial membership: http://www.CookLikeAJamaican.com/register, Hi Ms Fay! Thanks for posting this, I’m going to make this for my family. 10 carrots, approximately 1 lb 4 cups water 1 cup condensed milk ¼ tsp pure vanilla extract 1/8 tsp nutmeg Peel carrots and cut into small pieces, about 1 inch. Ella and Maxy… we’ll see what we can do to provide metric measurements as well. Let me know how it turns out. I would like to have a surprise gathering for my mom and she LOVES Jamaican Jerk Chicken and food. Keep up the good work. This can also be done in a blender, just add the carrots and water then blend until fine. Jamaican Carrot Juice. Toss solids. 1/4 tsp Nutmeg, grated More Hugs, member yet? Whether it is Jamaican Rice & Peas with chicken, fish, pork or Oxtail, a Jamaican Sunday dinner is not complete without a tall glass of chilled, creamy carrot juice. Wish me well and Thanks a lot. You can also add a few shots of rum to the mix, if you want to serve as a sort of cocktail to the grown folks. Just one request – would it be possible to include English measurements with your recipes? Home made Jamaican Carrot Juice Recipe by Treshauna Fillington. Unfortunately she has passed away and I never did get all of her recipes but this is very similar to the away that she would have prepared it.