Cheese Scones

Cheese Scones

  Here’s a quick recipe that I’ve been experimenting with for quite some time.   I’m a huge cheese fanatic and at any given moment have at least 5 different types of cheeses in my refrigerator…

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Fish Sandwich with Homemade Tartar Sauce

Fish Sandwich with Homemade Tartar Sauce

  There’s something about the simplicity of a fish sandwich that I love, but it has to be done correctly.  My perfect fish sandwich should be made with a crusty, light bread and a crispy,…

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GUYANESE POTATO ROTI

GUYANESE POTATO ROTI

There are a few recipes from childhood that I haven’t had in years that I’ve wanted to recreate.   The problem with this is that not only am I cooking based on a memory, but one…

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Ackee and Saltfish with Fried Dumplings

Ackee and Saltfish with Fried Dumplings

I prepared brunch on Sunday for my husband and his family.   Because they are from Jamaica I decided to surprise them with a traditional Jamaican breakfast.   I’m very familiar with Jamaican cuisine so the menu…

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Happy Easter and a Hot Cross Bun recipe

Happy Easter and a Hot Cross Bun …

My childhood Easters were a weekend of eating hot cross buns, picnics in the park and kite flying.  We flew kites because it is believed that the significance of the kites soaring towards the heavens…

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Test Kitchen Tuesday…100% Whole Wheat Bread

Test Kitchen Tuesday…100% Whole Wheat Bread

Lately I’ve been wanting to make bread.  I have no idea why, because the process of making bread has always  intimidated me.  Just the thought of  mixing and kneading and rising and punching and rising again..ugh……

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GUYANESE DHAL PURI

GUYANESE DHAL PURI

I’ve owed you guys this recipe for a little while now.  I’m feeling very guilty, so in the middle of my vacation I got out my laptop and decided to finally post it.  Please forgive…

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Foodbuzz 24, 24, 24: A Culinary Tour of Guyanese Cuisine

Foodbuzz 24, 24, 24: A Culinary Tour of Guyanese Cuisine

I was very fortunate to be chosen for this months edition of Foodbuzz 24, 24, 24.  Its 24 meals from 24 blogs  in 24 hours.   When asked to submit a proposal I knew right away…

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Breakfast is calling…Float Bake

Breakfast is calling…Float Bake

Bake is a popular breakfast item in Guyana.  It requires very few ingredients and is very easy to whip up.  There are many types of bake but this is my favorite.  It puffs up when…

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A Great Saturday Lunch

A Great Saturday Lunch

Saturdays are usually a day for a casual lunch.  Today I decided to make a family favorite, beef and  pineapple pizza.  I’m a lover of beef and all things tropical so this works for me. …

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