Category: CaribFood Corner

St. Lucian Chef Has Published His First Book Of Recipes

St. Lucian Chef Has Published His First Book Of Recipes

| March 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

In February, UK-based St. Lucian chef Denis Rosembert spoke to St Lucian TV Station, Calabash TV about his new book “Taste of the French Caribbean”. In the interview Rosembert reflected on his days growing up in Gros Islet St. Lucia. Chef Denis current owns a restaurant in the UK. Rosembert comes from humble background as you can […]

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Bim to Host Caribbean Food, Hotel & Restaurant Show

Bim to Host Caribbean Food, Hotel & Restaurant Show

| March 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

  The Caribbean is fast becoming a prime food destination being a front runner in setting trends for the food and hospitality industry. As tourism increases yearly in the Caribbean – one of the fastest growing regions in the world – restaurants and hotels are the first to see the rise in demand for culinary […]

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Saint Lucia’s Chef Nina Awarded New Orleans Best Restaurant Of The Year

Saint Lucia’s Chef Nina Awarded New Orleans Best Restaurant Of The Year

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Saint Lucia celebrates with Chef Nina Compton as her restaurant, Compere Lapin, has been named New Orleans Restaurant of the Year for 2016 by The Times-Picayune. The Saint Lucia Culinary Ambassador and Top Chef Runner-Up restauranteur was deservedly the first ever to be awarded the accolade by renowned Times- Picayune dining critic, Brett Anderson. Chef […]

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Healthy Jamaican inspired Jerk burger recipe

Healthy Jamaican inspired Jerk burger recipe

| June 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

I threw my lovely readers in the deep end with my début Jamaican jerk seasoning mix with fries and now it’s time to up the ante by introducing these tasty Jamaican jerk burgers. Now I’m sure almost everyone is familiar with jerk chicken or even pork after all they are very popular dishes. I won’t […]

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Meet Charla, an expert in healthy Caribbean cuisine

Meet Charla, an expert in healthy Caribbean cuisine

| May 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

1. Could you tell us briefly about what you do? Yes, certainly. I am the co-founder of a website called That Girl Cooks Healthy my niche is in dairy and gluten free cooking but I also tap into my Caribbean heritage. My website is dedicated to showcasing a selection of the aforementioned cuisines. I want people […]

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VIDEO: Caribbean Food and Drink Expo 2015

VIDEO: Caribbean Food and Drink Expo 2015

| July 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

CaribDirect Multi-Media in association with Fairweather Productions and the Black Cultural Archives present Caribbean Food and Drink Expo 2015.

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Eat your fill and leave the pills

Eat your fill and leave the pills

| February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Cooking commentary. If you were to do a count of the prescription pills you’ve taken over the last few years would you (a) be surprised that you’ve been so sickly or (b) justify your consumption by claiming you wouldn’t be here today if you hadn’t taken them? If your answer was b, here’s another question […]

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Jamaican Cornmeal Porridge Recipe Video

Jamaican Cornmeal Porridge Recipe Video

| June 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Is bread really the stuff of life? Caribbean news. Since I last wrote, a number of food issues have surfaced or in some cases resurfaced: issues with sugar and the amount that we eat on a daily basis continue to occupy the news media. There’s been some action on the horse meat scandal with a […]

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We need to raise our per day fruit and veg intake

We need to raise our per day fruit and veg intake

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Health news. You’d be forgiven for thinking that you were doing well getting in your fruit and vegetable five-a-day but I’ve got some bad news for you: the latest thinking is that we all need to be eating a seven-a-day diet. What’s more that thinking comes with the conclusion that those eating a seven a […]

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Fish – Clive’s Caribbean Food: Part III

Fish – Clive’s Caribbean Food: Part III

| June 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

As I said when I started these food features I have a number of concerns about the quality of the food we eat. I wanted to encourage those who had been seduced by processed foods to experience the joys and health benefits of cooking from scratch. In this particular feature I want to look at […]

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