Ingredient: 1 tsp cumin

Kamrakh lonji (or starfruit relish)

This Malaysian favorite made stellar with starfruit, Enjoy it topping anything and everything a pickle relish would top, plus more....

SlimCado and olive quinoa salad

Red quinoa really brings color to this dish, contrasting beautifully with the avocado. Have this salad top a leafy green salad that you can quickly...

Stir-fry tropicals

Instead of pulling out the skillet, grab the wok. A little oil and a little ginger, then toss in some tropical fruit and you've got...

Back-to-the-future spinach chayote dip

Last century, this dip was the ultimate in party eye-catching. For a healthier dip substitute chayote for most of the cheese. You won't miss it....

Passionfruited carrots

Miss the crunch of carrots when they're cooked? Add passionfruit, which not only adds crunch but a fantastic tropical taste. It's a veggie eating delight....

Chicken calabaza stew

In the Caribbean, calabaza is also a favorite stew served as a side dish or on top of rice for the main dish....

Crabmeat, avocado and papaya salad with a passionfruit vinaigrette

In Florida, you're never more than one hour from the coast. So it makes sense that Florida tropicals go great with seafood. Enjoy this salad...

Caribbean tuna arugula salad

Most tuna salads are drowned with lots of mayonnaise. But you don't want to just eat tuna plain. Add a light dressing and papaya to...