COFFEE COOLERS LAUNCH (Rituals, Trinidad and Tobago)

Last Friday, Rituals Coffee House invited me to the official launch of the β€˜RITUALS COFFEE COOLERS’. Not being a huge coffee lover myself, I was a bit sceptical in giving a review on what is essentially a coffee product, but it’s always good to be open-minded in all foodie experiences. So, I donned my new…

HALAL INDIAN CUISINE (Rasam Restaurant, Trinidad)

A fully halal setting with halal food is exactly what Muslims like myself totally enjoy. One restaurant guaranteed to meet these needs would be none other than Rasam, located in Grand Bazaar in Trinidad. It’s been a while since we dined here but we decided to indulge in some delightful Indian cuisine over the weekend…

SPICY BEEF NOODLES

Spicy… hot… soup… 3 words which when combined is total heaven! I always enjoy a nice bowl of hot spicy soup. Being a foodie and on social media, I get so many ideas of different meals. Over the past week, I noticed numerous pics of ‘Pho’ being shared. It’s a Vietnamese soup consisting of broth,…

VEGGIE OVERLOADED MAC N CHEESE

MAC N CHEESE = COMFORT FOOD! We all love mac n cheese right? Welll….most of us at least lol. It’s generally considered not too healthy butttt why not include some veggies to make it a little bit healthy??? πŸ˜€ Veggies in mac n cheese add great flavors and different textures which your taste buds will…

CHINESE FOR DINNER (Valpark Chinese Restaurant, Valsayn, Trinidad)

Chinese food!…When you think Chinese for dinner most times you think about take out… order…collect…enjoy at home? Right?… That’s usually the case for me to be honest, but sometimes I enjoy getting dressed up and having some delicious Chinese food at a restaurant. Valpark Chinese Restaurant has been around since I have known myself lol……

CHICKEN AND BROCCOLI STIR FRY

What exactly do we mean by the term ‘stir fry’? Stir frying is used especially for Chinese food. It’s a method of cooking that involves cooking small pieces of meat/veggies over high heat usually in a wok or a frying pan and constantly stirring. I love Chinese food so today’s menu included a simple chicken…

PERSIAN FOOD (Kish Restaurant, Thornhill, Canada)

As a Muslim, getting halal food when visiting another country can be a bit difficult but when you go to countries like Canada, halal food is abundant! I love trying food from different countries and what better choice than some halal Persian food! Kish Restaurant is located on Yonge Street in Thornhill Canada and has…

ATLANTIC STEAMED LOBSTER (Table Rock, Niagra Falls, Canada)

Niagra Falls is one of the most beautiful places to visit in Canada. I’ve been to the U.S side before but seeing it in Canada was even more beautiful. if you have been following my blog/Instagram you would realize that I am totally in love with the idea of dining with a fantastic view! That’s…

‘CURRY’ EGG AND ‘ALOO’ (POTATO)

Curry is a favorite in Trinidad. Curry anything and Trinis will handle it! lol One unique dish is curry egg and aloo. Who came up with that? Not sure…but i’ll just say thanks much because I LOVE IT! πŸ˜€ Today’s menu included smoked herrings and tomatoes, egg and aloo with dhal and rice! Here’s my…

CORNED BEEF AND RICE

This blog post is especially for my Trini people! We LOVE ah good ‘corn beef’! Actually… corned beef was the first thing I ever cooked about 20 years ago! I have very fond memories of my pops cooking corned beef… it was a favorite for us! I remember the way he would say to cook…

HERBED BUTTER PASTA

It was a bit of a scramble today to prepare dinner for some reason although I was at home all day lol… so of course I had to come with something super simple! Immediately I thought about a butter…pasta… and herb… Here goes! SERVING: 2-3 INGREDIENTS: 180g linguine (or any pasta you have available) 2…