Tamarind Balls & Coconut Tablets
The Caribbean is not only good at producing flavoursome, mouth-watering and delicious food; they also have snacks and sweets that will make your taste buds scream for more. The many textures and flavours is what make them so gratifying.
One of my favourite sweets is the Tamarind balls.
It has a sweet and sour taste to it. The texture at first is rough but becomes smooth once all the sugar has been sucked off of it. Although it's popular in the Caribbean the Tamarind tree/plant originated in Africa.
Coconut Tablet (sugar cake)
It does not look very attractive but I can assure you it tastes fantastic! If you are a coconut lover like myself and have a sweet tooth you will love it just as much as I do. Well I hope so. I first discovered the tablet when I was 4 years old living in Dominica. My grandmother and I or my aunt and I would go to town and they would by me treats now and again, the tablet being one of my favourite choices.
The tablet is made using:
Tablet photo: google images