Ackees

Ackees

I had always wondered about this little green balls of fruit that are normally sold at the side of roads, usually at the roundabout.  At the roundabout exit, there are often men waving bunches of these green fruits for sale.  Not the best of places to sell goods, but then again the same can be …

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Tamarind Coleslaw

Tamarind Coleslaw

I was delighted to have one of my recipes featured by the Caribbean Journal and also by the Hyatt hotel in Trinidad.   The recipe came about after my stay in Trinidad. I made a coleslaw recipe that was influenced by the wonderful Angelique who looked after me last year when I was staying at the …

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Cheapside Vegetable & Fruit Market

Cheapside Vegetable & Fruit Market

My days of a heavy Friday night celebrating the end of the week are nearly over since moving to Barbados, although I still give it a try occasionally just to appease the inner lush.  I just stick to the one bottle of wine.  Okay, I try my best to keep to the one bottle.  This …

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