Melon Seed Horchata & Agua de Limon – Two Quick Refreshments, Mexican-Style

Cooling down in the heat of the summer comes in all kinds of guises, but here are two dead simple - and unusual - recipes that use two common fruits as their ingredients. Any visitor // read more

Drinking with a Broad. Tropical Afternoon Cocktails Part Two

Seeing Red Deep red hibiscus flowers, known as flor de jamaica in Mexico, are infused in water to create a cool refreshing agua. Its tart cranberry-like flavour, packed with vitamins, is // read more

Summer Bean Salad

No matter how hard we try to grow various kinds of vegetables, I swear it's the garden that dictates what grows and what doesn't. And the garden says, beans. Our runner beans are a given // read more

Green Goddess Dressing

One of my favourite salad dressings of summer. Green Goddess. She's a lovely accompaniment with fresh crab over greens and tomatoes. She livens up an artichoke and is a natural with big // read more