Tag: #black

Turtle black bean and sweet potato soup

‘this is a vegetarian, gluten free recipe and I garnish with a mix of finely diced colorful vegetables, turtle beans that have not been pureed and yoghurt.  Turtle beans have become one of my favorite ingredients and they are full of antioxidants and give a great flavor and consistency to soups and stews’ You will need: 200g black turtle beans 1 medium sweet potato, peeled and … Read More Turtle black bean and sweet potato soup

A Mediterranean garden salad with black pudding, bacon and nasturtium flowers …

Today’s paper I love this salad as it looks like a contemporary painting… feasting my eyes on the colors, the freshness of the arugula, sage, broad beans from the garden today, literally just a few minutes before making, taking pictures, eating and talking about it here. And of course we also have from the garden today the beautful edible nasturtium flowers that I start … Read More A Mediterranean garden salad with black pudding, bacon and nasturtium flowers …

A taste of Soul with Miss Joyce Yuille

Miss Joyce Yuille performed at a concert hosted by the US Embassy on the island to commemorate the end of Black History Month. I had the pleasure of meeting with her on Friday afternoon. I instantly warmed up to her. It is one of those things, some people take time to grow on you… with Joyce we clicked straight away. She probably has the … Read More A taste of Soul with Miss Joyce Yuille

Black History Month in today’s paper and beans and rice for supper …

I featured Black History Month in the newspaper today as it is being commemorated by the US Embassy with a varied program including some exhibitions and a concert by gospel singer Joyce Yuille who is making a special visit to the island. I was so pleased to receive a detailed history about the origins of African American food from Jueseppi Baker and it brought … Read More Black History Month in today’s paper and beans and rice for supper …