Soursop Ice Block

When it is about 30° C outside, I can think of no better way to stay cool than by sucking on some tasty soursop ice block. Perfect to suck while I watch “3rd Rock from the Sun” on Netflix. It is really hot these days, and we all must find some way to stay cool….

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Lemon Sponge Cake

Lemon sponge cake, with its citrus undertones, has a way of captivating my taste buds in a  carefree way. At first you start thinking ….Ok this is a nice sponge cake, but then as you slowly savour the morsel of happiness in you mouth, the acid, sweet tinge of flavour tickles your tongue into excitement….Enticing…

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No Bake Coconut Oatmeal Cookies

The amount of Christmas parties my five year old niece went to this Christmas season was amazing.  Every time she came home, she was proud to show off her new presents.  She would then proclaim that being nice pays off indeed!  Then she would look at her cousin and say, “Behave yourself  or you get…

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Cocoa Brownies

If it wasn’t for Nadia Mustapha, this “cocoa brownies” recipe would not have been posted.  Nadia shared this recipe with me early this year.  I was eager to try it, but I did not get the time to really fulfill my wish until this week.  Now, I am glad I tried this recipe.  It is…

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Sorrel Cheesecake

“Eat dessert first” was written on the plates I served my sorrel cheesecake on.  The quote is one that many of us might find ourselves doing, if it was not for the great menu many of us plan to enjoy this Christmas.  So dessert ends up being served last, as is the custom.  However, I…

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Soursop Ice Cream

Before I get into the Soursop Ice cream post, I would like to share a little about my writing…….. Sometimes I wonder if visitors read the introduction to each recipe.  Do you just skip the writing and go straight to the recipe?  How many of you really take on what I have to say? Or, …

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Mango Custard

Baking this mango custard was an entirely new experience for me but it was well worth the trip…. I never knew it would taste so exquisite. One spoonful together with some whipped cream was all I needed and I was transported to another time and place…….. The restaurant was abuzz with casual chatter that accompanies…

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Mango Kiwi Sorbet

I’m always looking for new interesting ways of presenting fruits in recipes and when I picked up some Kiwi fruit at the supermarket the recipe adventure began. Through a bit of trial and error and some itching throats along the way from eating it not fully ripened I eventually had a recipe worthy of being…

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Biscuit Cake

Before I get into this Trini Biscuit Cake recipe I have to clear the air over the recipe as to my actions in the past. I am guilty as charged for holding back this recipe from you all. At one time I even required visitors to subscribe to Compère Magazine before they got access to…

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Soursop Cheesecake

I am on a mission to incorporate tropical ingredients like soursop, mango, caimit, sugar apple and even mamey apple in a number of desserts we enjoy.  Well, at least when they’re in season.   So, how about some soursop in a cheesecake? Soursop Cheesecake  is yet another very promising dessert treat.  Everyone loves soursop; it is…

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