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Lemon Grass & Calamansi Drink

Freshly squeezed calamansi and lemon grass drink, with generous combination of grass jelly, nata de coco and aloe vera cubes.

Lemon Grass in Sunshine

We have Lemon grass (Cymbopogon citratus) growing in our home. It is also known as barbed wire grass, but in Jamaica we call it fever grass. 205 more words

My Day

Asian slow cooker bone broth

As one gets older one needs to retain as much calcium as possible, and I have been reading that in most Asian countries they have a version of this broth that they eat for breakfast, lunch or dinner and add noodles, vegetables or anything else to it, depending on what takes their fancy. 388 more words

Gluten Free

Beef rendang with coconut and cucumber salad

Another day, another opportunity to eat until I hate myself.

Beef rendang is a rich, spicy curry made with plenty of coconut cream and coconut flesh. 512 more words


Thai stuff soup

I used leftover broth from our pho we got the other day at our favorite Thai restaurant, Krung Thai. They make great Thai, Vietnamese and Laotian food. 197 more words

Book Reviews

Chicken, coconut and galangal soup

200ml coconut milk

200ml chicken/vegetable stock

2 lemon grass stalks (white part only), chopped

5cm fresh galangal, peeled and chopped

15 black peppercorns, crushed

400g skinless chicken breast fillets, sliced… 114 more words


Pod Thai. (The worlds best cocktail!)

Cardamom-lemongrass syrup lends a bit of Thai spice to a fresh cocktail made with rum and coconut.

½ cup sugar
4 cardamom pods, crushed… 109 more words

Asian Flavors