On Jan. 1, Haitians all over the world commemorate their Independence over this savory pumpkin/squash soup. Haiti is known to be the world’s only and successful slave revolution of over 200 years. And every year since the revolution, having this dish is a tradition that usher’s in the New Year for Haitian friends and families around the globe.
Celebrate The New Year With Soup Joumou
The Haitian Times was founded in 1999 as a weekly English language newspaper based in Brooklyn, NY.The newspaper is widely regarded as the most authoritative voice for Haitian Diaspora.