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5 ‘Unusual’ Ways To Enjoy Plantain

We all know it, most of us love it and it’s probably one of the most popular ingredients within the African Caribbean community. Reliable, consistent and humble the plantain is often referred to as the feature, back up dancer…

Chishuru – Contemporary West African Cuisine

As much as I appreciate the finer things in life, including a fancy restaurant with all the trimmings at heart I’m a simple gal. A restaurant may not be in the most prestigious location with all the decadent attributes…

Applebee’s Fish Seafood Platter

Finding a good fish/seafood restaurant in London can often be quite an expensive venture. I have an infinite love for seafood so I don’t mind paying for it as long as it’s cooked well and it’s fresh. Every now…

Childhood – Six by Nico

A few months ago, I set myself a challenge to complete all 6 seasons of the award-winning Netflix docuseries “Chef’s Table”. So, it’s no coincidence to me that I was completely drawn to the “6 course tasting menu for…

My Dad’s Vegetable Garden

Unlike myself, my dad is of the mentality that we should eat to live…not live to eat. I waiver between both states of mind depending on my mood, but what I do know is that it is important to…

Ayannas London- Fine Dining Caribbean

Apparently, Jamaican food tastes sweeter when the service is poor. I don’t know how true that actually is but to be quite honest I’m tired of this stereotype and would love a side of good service when trying to…

Chuku’s Nigerian Tapas

The recent transcendence of Nigerian culture into the mainstream is something that I have thoroughly enjoyed witnessing. As Jamaican as I am, many people initially think I’m Nigerian and they’re not completely wrong. My dad’s research has uncovered paternal…

Basic Kitchen Utensils

When following recipes, it’s extremely important that you follow it as closely as possible using the correct ingredients and tools as listed. Why would you want to spend all that time cooking in the kitchen for it to be…

Wingstop Taste Test Mukbang

Whenever I have tried to live a pescatarian or vegan lifestyle the two things that keep pulling me back into sin are chicken wings and oxtail. Ugh! Last weekend I was so excited to sit down and try the…