Pina Colada

This classic cocktail is perfect for the summer! Smooth, creamy and super easy to make!   Ingredients Frozen pineapple chunks Fresh pineapple chunks Ice cubes Coconut milk Cream of coconut   Preparation Put the ingredients into a blender and blend well at high speed. Pour into a glass and serve immediately. Decorate with a pineapple.

Kosai/Akara

Ingredients: Brown/white beans (I used white beans) Scotch bonnet Paprika pepper Onion Oil Salt   Preparation: Start by peeling your beans. Do this by putting the beans in a bowl, adding some tap water and letting it sit for about 1 hour. The beans will soften. Using your hands, rub the beans against each other

Carrot Cake

It’s amazing how a vegetable can turn into something so yummy. Carrot cakes are my absolute favorites! Here’s a recipe for the most sumptuous and moist carrot cake ever.   Ingredients: 5 carrots 4 eggs 1 cup brown sugar ½ cup caster sugar 1 cup vegetable oil 2 cups flour 2 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon

Om Ali

If you understand Arabic you’ve probably already realized that Om Ali literally translates to ‘Ali’s Mother’. It is a classic Arabian dessert consisting of a creamy layer filled with nuts, raisins and dried fruits on a moist bread layer. This is one of those desserts that will have you packing your bags to move to

Beef Shawarma

Here’s a quick beef shawarma base recipe. For this recipe I have not included any measurements as it depends on the amount of shawarmas you’re making. Preparation time doesn’t take more than 20 minutes.   Ingredients: Onions Minced beef Garlic Oil Green peppers Red peppers Scotch bonnet pepper/chili flakes Maggi/Salt Curry Ginger ground Mayonnaise (optional)