One of the most exciting parts of living on an island, I have found, is absorbing all the different aspects of such an alien culture. Before visiting Grenada with the intention to build a life here for the next year, I was forewarned that creating a home on this island would be the biggest culture shock I had ever had – and weren’t they just SO right. 421 more words
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In The Doritos Effect, author Mark Schatzker discusses the complex flavor profile that makes snack foods like Doritos and Coca-Cola irresistible. Everybody knows what Coca-Cola should taste like, but it’s very difficult to isolate exactly what’s going on.
Tastebuds were tingling this weekend after the fabulous Ginger Jar team treated over thirty supper club aficionados to their sumptuous “spice edit”.
After a break in supper club service, in part due to their move to a new kitchen in Herne Hill, the GJ brigade were on top form as they showed us what can be done with those unused jars of spices cluttering our kitchens. 362 more words