Caribbean Archive

What’s in My Pantry?

Pantries are meant to be cleaned out occasionally. Old, stale ingredients have to go, some items need to be used before they expire and some staple items just need to …

Chicken with Sauce au Chien & Coconut Rice

As much as I love chicken, it  can get boring really quickly. So I’m constantly looking for simple, flavourful recipes. As a fan of Mark Bittman’s Minimalist series, he was …

Buford Highway Farmer’s Market

For some reason lot of people still seem to have hang ups about the ethnic markets along Buford Highway. Regardless, BFM is still one of my favorites. The sheer volume …

Wednesday – 3 things

3 things that caught my attention today:

Frozen Pork Dumplings (Wei-Chuan Brand). Definitely not as good as handmade, but they’ll do in a pinch and they’re under $4/bag.

I’ve …

Mi Pilon Cocina Criolla

So I’m leaving my accountant’s office, looking for a quick lunch and making a mental note to cancel my dinner at Mi Pilon Cocina Criolla with the BHG on Saturday …

AfroDish

According to the State of Texas, the most common last meal requests are:

  1. Cheeseburger
  2. Steak
  3. Fried Chicken
  4. Eggs – Scrambled/fried/Omlets along with other breakfasty items
  5. Chicken Fried Steak
  6. Tacos/Fajitas with accompanying