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Jamaican Sorrel Rum Punch (recipe)

    When I first made this in 2006 it was my first time using a pack of dried sorrel for a recipe. I was pleasantly surprised. If you allow it to steep overnight the results are pretty damn good. The below recipe is my […] The post ...

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16
Dec

Sorrel Drink (recipe & video)

  Christmas in Trinidad is a diverse multicultural affair. Not just for the Christian population, but also through the secular participation of the nation at large through the enjoyment of our local christmas songs (called parang) and especially ...

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14
Dec

Trinidad Black Cake (recipe)

    Like sorrel, Black Cake in Trinidad is a Christmas institution. Made predominantly of alcohol drenched prunes, currants and raisins, variations abound (and I love taste testing when we make the visiting rounds). Still, the best black cake is ...

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13
Dec

In Trinidad, Christmas is Parang! (video & holiday recipe roundup)

  What is Parang? Well Parang is the soundtrack to Christmas here in Trinidad. More than that however Parang is also a culture, a way of life that sweeps through my island after the lights of Eid and Divali have been put away. The What ...

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12
Dec

Trinidad Stewed Chicken (recipe)

  As my friends in the northern climates start to hunker down for the winter, and temperatures start to cool here as well (albeit only at night), I thought it would be good to share some local-styled “stew dishes”. Hearty and ...

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12
Nov

Taste Vinoteca: Available For Holiday Functions!

  Looking for a smaller intimate space for Christmas Lunch & Dinner Parties? Check out Taste Vinoteca at Maraval Plaza! Customized menus for any style function. Call Lisa at 1 (868) 323-4830 to design your business or personal ...

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10
Nov

Enjoy A Night of Latin Dinner, Dancing & Cocktails this November at the Hyatt Trinidad (recap)

  I recently enjoyed the soft launch of this November’s series of Latin Dinner, Dancing & Cocktails at the Hyatt Regency Trinidad. Being held each Saturday in November (yes there are 3 left!), this  innovative offering is ...

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9
Nov

Coconut Flour Muffins (recipe)

Hey guys! It’s so great to finally, actually be back! This year really ran away from me after taking part in the KISS Sandwich Showdown! As has been the pattern in recent years a mix of health and personal struggles meant I had to step ...

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5
Nov
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  • Jamaican Sorrel Rum Punch (recipe)

  • Sorrel Drink (recipe & video)

  • Trinidad Black Cake (recipe)

  • In Trinidad, Christmas is Parang! (video & holiday recipe roundup)

  • Trinidad Stewed Chicken (recipe)

  • Taste Vinoteca: Available For Holiday Functions!

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