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Holiday Cooking Safety

Holiday Cooking Safety

A cooking fire can turn a holiday feast into a family tragedy.  By making safety part of the Thanksgiving dinner recipe or other holiday meals; cooks can avoid preventable cooking fires and keep the celebration joyful."  Here are some tips to keep your family safe from cooking... Read More »

USVI Shines at CHIEF and Taste of the Ca...

USVI Shines at CHIEF and Taste of the Caribbean

MIAMI, FLORIDA (June 8, 2017) – USVI Hotel & Tourism Association President Lisa Hamilton was named Caribbean Association Executive of the Year during the June 2 opening of the third annual Caribbean Hospitality Industry Exchange Forum in Miami, Florida. “This was an unexpected... Read More »

2017 BVI NATIONAL CULINARY TEAM PREPARES...

2017 BVI NATIONAL CULINARY TEAM PREPARES TO REPRESENT THE TERRITORY IN MIAM...

After a year of territory-wide pre-competition practice dinners, the 2016/2017 BVI National Culinary Team is ready to represent the British Virgin Islands (BVI) and compete at the upcoming Taste of The Caribbean Competition.  This annual competition is hosted by the Caribbean Hotel and... Read More »

Benefits of Honey and Cinnamon
Benefits of Honey and Cinnamon

Benefits of Honey and Cinnamon

By Laurel Abell  |   Submitted On July 27, 2016 Whether consuming it, using it as a topical treatment, or using it as a wash or scrub, there are a number of benefits of using cinnamon and honey for varying reasons. Skin treatments or lesions,... Read More »

Chilean Beef Stew Recipe (one pot meal)
Cazuela de Vaca (Beef and Pumpkin Stew)

Cazuela de Vaca (Beef and Pumpkin Stew)

Chile has a distinctive cuisine, one in which the influences of Europe and indigenous traditions are both prominent.  Chile is known for its fantastic seafood, grilled meats, stews and pasteles, empanadas, corn, beans, potatoes, exotic tropical fruit (lucuma and chirimoya), pisco, and... Read More »

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Low-Calorie Sweetener Facts

What are low calorie sweeteners? Are they safe to use? Today’s nutrition tip concludes the diabetes awareness series with this confusing topic. According to the American Diabetes... Read More »

Collard Greens The Caribbean Way With Chris De La Rosa

Chris De La Rosa of CaribbeanPot.com shares his recipe for making collard greens, with Caribbean flavors. This tasty way of cooking vegetarian collard greens is quite simple and packed... Read More »

Chris De La Rosa

Peas & Rice Jamaican Style

Recipe for making tasty Jamaican style rice and peas or peas and rice as it's also known as in Jamaica. Rice and peas is truly one of the more delicious Caribbean rice recipes and... Read More »

Cooking with Chef Winston in the US Virgin Islands

Cooking With Chef Winston: Johnny Cake!

Chef Winston's recipe for his childhood favorite from the Virgin Islands: Johnny Cake! Published on September 26, 2013 Want to know more about Chef... Read More »

barbecue safety

Barbecue and Food Safety

The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) estimates that each year outside cooking grills cause more than 6,000 fires, over five fatalities, more than 170 injuries, and $35 million in property... Read More »