Soursop Juice Drink

I absolutely loved the taste of soursop but it is not one of those things that I eat that often.  It is one of those when I’m on holiday in the West Indies type things.  It only occured to me to buy some when I met a lovely Jamaican lady in our local shop, who [...]

Candied Kumquat Creme

I recently received a small bag of kumquats in my weekly veg box delivery scheme.  I wasn’t 100% sure what I wanted to do with them but thought that a dessert might be really the best thing…being the dessert lady that I am.  Having never candied a bean and often seeing lovely looking fruity gems [...]

Coconut Nutmeg Panna Cotta with Sorrel & Ginger Syrup

If you are anything like me, the quest for health can sometimes be a bit of a bumpy road.  Some weeks the motivation is there and others, well not so much.  Hey, do not despair the best thing is to enjoy a moment of indulgence and get right back to it otherwise you can feel [...]

Queen of hearts made a tart on a gloomy summers day

I hate to start the post with a bit of a moan but I need to vent.  I need to tell someone how I feel…ok so here it is: I am truly fed up with the lack of summer that we are currently experiencing.  I remember in years gone by when summers would start in [...]