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Grenada: Recipe for Crayfish Bay Chocolate Cake

Grenada: Recipe for Crayfish Bay Chocolate Cake

Scroll down for a unique recipe from Crayfish Bay Organic Cocoa Farm for their chocolate cake. The first time I visited Crayfish Bay Organic Cocoa Farm on the north western side of the the island of Grenada I absolutely fell in love with it. I […]

Tailgate Party NC State vs Univ of North Carolina

Tailgate Party NC State vs Univ of North Carolina

What is an NC State Tailgate Party? A Tailgate party is a relatively new way to attend and celebrate your American football team’s game.  On a recent trip to North Carolina in the USA I was invited to a tailgate party.  Not really sure what […]

Kitchen Talk and Travels Is Here

Kitchen Talk and Travels Is Here

Welcome to Kitchen Talk and Travels For some time now I have been threatening to change my blog title and look.  Well welcome to 2018 and to Kitchen Talk and Travels.   My plan is to bring you all the details of my travels this […]

Southampton: A Day on a Big Ship – the MSC Preziosa

Southampton: A Day on a Big Ship – the MSC Preziosa

A Day on a Big Ship, the MSC Preziosa, with a lot of fellow bloggers. Every year Flea Enterprises invites bloggers registered on Foodies100/Tots100/HIBS100/Trips100 to BlogCamp – a gathering of bloggers from all walks of blogs along with great workshop sessions, networking, learning and cake; […]

Premier Inn Review

Premier Inn Review

I was recently taking part in a Blogger convention in Southampton.  I was attending with blogging friends/colleagues Manjiri from Travels For Taste and Nayna who writes Simply Sensational Food.  We needed to stay over night for two nights. Southampton has plenty of accommodation for students, […]

Grenada: 30th Anniversary Time – Let the Celebrations Begin

Grenada: 30th Anniversary Time – Let the Celebrations Begin

Grenada is known as the Spice Island of the Caribbean and I love it there and every day that I am there is a celebration in itself however 2017 is a big celebration for some of the local resorts.  Grenada is a small island only […]

Book Review: Wild Honey & Rye (Modern Polish Recipes) by Ren Behan

Book Review: Wild Honey & Rye (Modern Polish Recipes) by Ren Behan

I get a lot of books to review and it is with great pleasure to receive Wild Honey & Rye – Modern Polish Recipes by Ren Behan (published by Pavilion Books with a RRP £20). I love it when a new cookbook is launched however when […]

Grenada: 3rd Annual Grenada Chocolate Festival

Grenada: 3rd Annual Grenada Chocolate Festival

Grenada: 3rd Annual Chocolate Festival I was privileged to attend the 2nd Annual Grenada Chocolate Festival in 2015, the first time I had been to the Spice Island and I knew from day one it would not be the only visit! I was so touched […]

Grenada: School Time: – They Need Your Help!

Grenada: School Time: – They Need Your Help!

School Time – They need your help!! Last year I attended the 2nd Annual Grenada Chocolate Festival and had a really fantastic time. Before I went someone told me that a trip to Grenada would be life changing experience – little did I know how […]

Grenada: Sugar and Spice Ice Cream Company

Grenada: Sugar and Spice Ice Cream Company

Sugar and Spice Ice Cream Company Most people like ice cream but I LOVE it!! I especially love it homemade or made by small producers – there seems to be so much more depth and flavour to the finished product. After dinner on our first night in […]

Grenada: Spice Giveaway

Grenada: Spice Giveaway

Spice Giveaway of Grenada spices. Cinnamon is one of my favourite ingredients and pretty much enhances any recipe you add it to.  Try to imagine apple pie without cinnamon.  That is almost like thinking of serving rice pudding without nutmeg another of my top favourite […]

Grenada: Cinnamon Rolls

Grenada: Cinnamon Rolls

Where do Cinnamon Rolls come from? Last year when I visited Grenada (the Spice Islands) I had a goal to pick my own nutmeg.  I was able to fulfil this dream, to learn so much about nutmeg and to bring loads home with me. This […]

Grenada: The 2nd Annual Grenada Chocolate Festival – Bean to Bar

Grenada: The 2nd Annual Grenada Chocolate Festival – Bean to Bar

The 2nd Annual Grenada Chocolate Festival – Bean to Bar. When asked if I would like to visit Grenada at the time of the Chocolate Festival this year there was only one word I could answer with – Yes!! The Grenada Chocolate Festival is the […]

Grenada: Spice Island Giveaway

Grenada: Spice Island Giveaway

Win Grenada Spices from the spice island! If you have been reading my posts about my fantastic trip to Grenada a couple of months ago you will know how important spices are to the island. I loved the smells and sights of spices growing in […]

Grenada: Crayfish Bay – Cocoa Farmer for a Day (Bean to Bar)

Grenada: Crayfish Bay – Cocoa Farmer for a Day (Bean to Bar)

Be a farmer for a day with Crayfish Bay – bean to bar. On my recent trip to Grenada I was able to participate in a variety of events and activities to celebrate the 2nd Annual Grenada Chocolate Festival.  Although I really enjoyed the whole […]

Grenada:  Blue Horizons Garden Resort

Grenada: Blue Horizons Garden Resort

Blue Horizons Garden Resort Our first three nights in Grenada we stayed as guests of Blue Horizons Garden Resort – a lovely resort about a 5 minute walk to the famous Grand Anse Beach (Two miles of beautiful white sandy beach). Blue Horizons is owned […]