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Icing On The Rum Cake

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Sneaking off to Thailand isn’t the only thing Clark Kent and I got up to during the Taste of Cayman series.  Back in September, in...

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Pumpkin Ravioli

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You remember this from Tuesday’s Periwinkle & Giveaway post? They’ll be at next year’s Taste of Cayman.  Chef Jordan...

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Jerk Chicken Pasta

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So… Guess the coffee hasn’t kicked in yet because I’ve got nothing. How about we just skip to the yummy recipe? Jerk...

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From Oz, With Love

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Check dis! Am I a well loved little food blogger or what?  That obscenely oversized cookbook – 1,075 pages! – was sent to me...

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Having A Blonde Moment

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So there’s a tropical wave disrupting my ever-flowing sun. ‘Variable cloudiness and showers can be expected through...

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‘Don’t get saucy with me, Béarnaise’

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The hubby is heading off-island tomorrow to visit his family in Atlanta!  I wasn’t invited. Okay, I was. But Clark Kent knew full...

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Cayman Johnnycake

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An old staple recipe in Cayman is the johnnycake. Oh man, they’re good.  They’re also mix-and-matchable.  You can go savory or...

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Grouper Escovitch

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So today’s recipe is really fantastic.  On Easter, Clark Kent took me to The Cracked Conch for a rare brunch date. Everything we had...

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Caribbean Curry Chicken

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What a fantastic event!  We just got home from a week in England and a simply breathtaking wedding. I’m so happy for Prathna and...

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Jerk Me Pork

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There’s a restaurant on the other side of the island run by an Australian Chef.  He’s quite a character.  For example,...

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Pie For Parrots

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It was a weekend full of pies in our household.  You all know I don’t bake (well, I try) so these pies were of the frozen variety....

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When Life Gives You Lemons…

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I’ve been feeling nostalgic lately.  I didn’t always live in the Cayman Islands.  I grew up in Durant, Oklahoma before heading...

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Cayman Style Fish

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When you live on an island, you find yourself eating fish like its going out of style.  I hear that’s a good thing because fish are...

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Salt Beef Rundown

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A Cayman favorite is a dish called Salt Beef Rundown. Earlier this month, I got an opportunity to attend a cooking demonstration at the...

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Wrapper’s Delight

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Cayman closes up shop on Sundays.  When I first got here, I complained about that.  But no more.  If nothing is open on Sunday, then...

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Hot Coco

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Great googly moogly!  I’ve got a very special treat for you as this recipe comes from a real chef.  David is Head Chef at a...

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The Way Auntie Used To Make It

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Moms are great, aren’t they?  They put up with annual trips to the ER with broken bones and/or knocked out teeth.  They drive you...

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Sausage Party

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Look at this meat! But first! I like to travel, mostly because of the food, but also because you get to see cool stuff and meet awesome...

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Oxtail Fail

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Le Sigh. Unfortunately, not every dinner can be outstanding.  Some of them can be ‘good.’  Others ‘so-so.’  And a...

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Eating Barracuda Doesn’t Always Kill You

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I’m afraid of Barracudas.  There are loads of them in Cayman waters, and while I’ve never gotten into a fist fight with one,...

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Trumpeting Success

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As I mentioned in a previous blog, curry is a popular dish in the Cayman Islands.  I don’t know if its because we’re so close...

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