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7 helpful tips for healthy Caribbean Cooking

A diverse subject, Caribbean cuisine is a blend of African, Amerindian, European, East Indian, Arab and Chinese influences. Caribbean food is full of flavor with an incredible mixture of tropical flavors, aromatic herbs, and spices influenced by its own colonial past. Healthy Caribbean Cooking ...

How to create healthy and easy side dishes

I’ll start by sharing a few secrets with you on how to create easy side dishes. Creating the perfect side dish is easy. You may disagree and agree with that statement. Before you disagree, allow me to explain why. I grew up eating vegetables every day and as a young child, I was exposed to ...

A quick way to clean meat, poultry and seafood

So how should you clean your meat, poultry or seafood? Follow this video to learn more or follow these simple techniques.   Choose the acidic agents you wish to clean your meat, poultry or seafood with. Remove meat/poultry/seafood from package Quickly rinse your meat/pou...

How to add more flavor to your favorite fish recipe

You want to add more flavor to your favorite fish recipe but you don’t know how? You have a recipe and thinking about changing it a bit, but not sure how? Are you afraid of changing the way you cook your fish? You love to cook your favorite fish and somehow you assume that there is only one way ...

What you need to know before cooking with Herb and Spice mixes

What you need to know before cooking with Herb and Spice mixes. Cooking is an art, an adventure, a tasty voyage of discovery. Buying food is easy. Preparing food to cook is not that easy if you do not know what you are doing. Not knowing the ingredients can cause someone to lack confidence. And ...

Do you use these items to clean your meat, poultry and seafood in the kitchen?

What to you use to clean meat, poultry and seafood? Do you use these items to clean your meat, poultry and seafood in the kitchen? Cleaning meat, poultry or seafood is a tradition in the Caribbean. There are many reasons why Caribbean people prefer to clean their meat, poultry and seafood. ...

Cooking meat, poultry and seafood, what you need to know

Cooking meat, poultry and seafood, what you need to know: You’re getting ready to cook your favorite poultry dish and you start thinking about a different way to cook the poultry, a new dish, a new taste. What should you start doing? How should you start? What do you need to know before changing ...

How to create basic herbs and spices blends

Herbs and spices blends: a technique to create delicious and tasty meals  Herbs and Spices blends are essential to many cuisines around the world for authentic dishes as well as everyday cooking. Store bought Herbs and Spices can be expensive and a lot of them contain additives or MSG. In a ...

Wine Pairing Made Easy

Wine makes a great gift for a lot of different occasions, and it’s always a fantastic idea to bring a good bottle of red or white with you when you go to dinner parties with friends or colleagues. Choosing the right wine can sometimes be difficult, though, especially when it comes to wine ...

The Best Ways to Wash Vegetables

The Best Ways to Wash Vegetables/Fruits So you’ve gathered up all kinds of fresh fruits and vegetables and now you’re ready to cook with them, or eat them raw but before you do they obviously need to be washed. What seems like a simple enough task can actually be a bit tricky. Are you the ...