Chef Ruben, owner/executive chef at Melange Restaurant on Ariapita Avenue, Port of Spain took some time to show us how to cook a very simple, but very delicious Geera Pork using our Pork Pieces.
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Blooms Imports Pork Pieces Veg Oil, Salt, Geera (Cumin), Garlic, Trini Pimento Peppers, Coc0nut Powder, Onion, Tomato, Scotch Bonnet (Habanaro), Black Pepper.
Season the Pork using the above ingredients. Chop necessary vegetables to help season. Drizzle with Vegetable Oil and mix. Place in an oven pan and add a little bit of stock or water. Cover with foil and bake at 300 for 20 to 30 minutes. Check the pork to see if it’s done. Do not over cook.
Chop onions, pimentos, garlic, tomato, hot pepper. Heat in pan with butter. Add back drippings from pork and then pour over pork in bowl.
The same mix / seasoning can be used to make Geera Baby Back Ribs. Simply rub down the baby backs with the Geera seasoning (same seasoning as with the Pork Pieces) put the Baby Back racks onto a baking pan and place in the oven @ 300 degrees for 2 to 3 hours. Checking often.