Honduras

Ooops… I had my Honduran meal over 5 months ago but completely forgot to write it up. It’s been a busy few months but I DO remember this being really tasty and I… Continue reading

Haiti

My Haitian meal was absolutely delicious! I made a pork dish called Griots which is traditionally served at family events and parties. I took some pork shoulder and diced it, before marinading it… Continue reading

Guyana

Though Guyana is on the mainland of South America, it is also classed as part of the Caribbean due to its shared culture and heritage. It is a very ethnically diverse country after… Continue reading

Guinea Bissau

Guinea Bissau is yet another country in West Africa. Reading about it makes for sad reading; lack of education and illiteracy if rife and the death rate is high from preventable causes. Food… Continue reading

Guinea

Searching for Guinean recipes is hard. There are too many Guinea countries, plus Guinea Pigs and Guinea Fowl thrown into the mix… Being another West African country, I’ve got the same problem as… Continue reading

Guatemala

Guatemalan food culture is based on a mixture of Spanish and Mayan cuisine. It’s national dish appeared to be a salad, so I immediately discounted it. I stumbled across tamales – little steamed… Continue reading

Grenada

Grenada is a Caribbean island with lots of nutmeg plantations. Previously worked by West African slaves, after the abolition of slavery lots of indentured workers from India took over their jobs; these two… Continue reading

Greece

Greece is one of my favourite places in the world. We’ve visited the Greek islands many times and have always been impressed with the genuine hospitality of the Greek people. Taverna owners always… Continue reading

Ghana

When I saw another West African country I was fully prepared for more ‘chicken in peanut sauce’ until I realised Jollof rice was a common dish and I hadn’t yet made it. I… Continue reading

Germany

All I can remember from my trip to Berlin is pork and potato. With a little bit of offal thrown in. And beer. A German-teacher friend of mine introduced me to a drink… Continue reading