Cooking in Haiti: Why do Haitians still use Charcoal to cook instead of Propane (LPG)?

Haiti: CHARBON Vs PROPANE (LPG) -- Based on my experience cooking with propane in Haiti, I truly believe it is more economical than cooking with charcoal. So why do Haitians continue to cook with charcoal?

Charcoal Burning in Haiti - Charcoal as Cooking Fuel

Haitians are so used to cooking with Charcoal (charbon) that some of them think it give te food better taste...

Every day, you see donkeys loaded with charcoal entering the Haitian provinces for sale in the Market place.

If you see smoke from a distance in Haiti, changes are it's charcoal in the making from trees cut down from that purpose.

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Comments...

Alexa This seroius problem will be solved by the Government. There should be a campaign enlightening the people about what they do to their environment... see more
Reply · November 10 at 3:47 PM
Magumbo G Muntu Where cooking is concerned, from my experience, Charcoal is better, simply because it's much more healthy, than cooking on any kind of gas. I'm not... see more
Reply · November 10 at 1:56 PM
Negbelair Because most Haitians are uneducated. The lack of education in Haiti is going to cause Haiti's demise. The Dominican Republic sadly is way way more... see more
Reply · November 10 at 10:00 AM
La Cuisine En Haiti Basé sur mon expérience avec le propane en Haiti, je crois vraiment qu'il est plus économique que la cuisine avec du charbon de bois... see more
Reply · November 10 at 8:56 AM

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