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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Black Eyed Peas Pelau

With Old Years upon us that only means one thing for me; a black eyed peas recipe for good luck in the New Year. Some moons ago I did the usual black eyed peas and rice; a recipe that has long traditions in our country and and goes as far as Louisiana but of course…

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Dream Cookies

I just love cookies  during this Christmas season.  Dream cookies is my second cookie recipe which I believe you will enjoy preparing (the other is my own GHP Peanut butter cookies).  It is simple; requires few ingredients and tastes, for lack of a better word, absolutely dreamy.  You will definitely have to sit down and…

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Orange Bread

What goes good with homemade orange bread?  A good bread recipe has been overlooked for some time I must confess, but for this festive Christmas season I have to say, “No more!”. Finally, a homemade bread recipe post just in time for the season! ‘Til this day I don’t know how I forgot to post…

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Trini Christmas Ham II

This year I baked my ham in the simplest way possible: no boiling like last year, no glaze, no special preparation: nothing. The only thing I did was wrap the whole ham in banana leaves which gave it a wonderful flavour and added the whole cloves before baking. I was surprised at how it came…

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Lentil Patties

Although we are in the Christmas season celebrating, with all the meat dishes like pastelles and baked ham etc. , I feel that a day or two during the week could be meatless or limited in the amount of meat, so that the body could recover from all the food from the staff parties and…

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