What a wonderful flavor! I thought this was a little tedious to produce with all the different steps, but it was well worth it. I don't have a blender, so I just minced everything. As a result, I didn't really have a paste to carmelize on the last step. However, the flavor was still really excellent. I just spooned a tablespoon of the greatly-reduced sauce over the fried pork at the end. YUM!
First off, I was happy to see a recipe where I can use our Scotch Bonnets. Now I just need to find recipes for our Ghost Peppers and Trinidad Scorpions.<br/><br/>At first glance, this recipe looks complicated, but it really wasn't. Started it the day before, and got the meat marinating. Next day, I actually cooked the meat a couple of hours longer because I wanted it to be fork tender. Next time I make this (and there will be a next time with this!), I'm going to add a couple of extra Scotch Bonnets because it was just too tame for us. It was just so flavorful and delicious. Could've even used it as a chili verde and ate it with refried beans and tortillas.