Blog and Podcast: Caribbean gold. In search of a pirate’s treasure

I came across a magnificent conch shell the other day and it reminded me of a trip to Puerto Rico. Its turquoise blue water and tropical rain forest mountain always gives me a wonderful sense of adventure. On this trip, my destination was the Northeast side of the island. It’s outside the beaten path of…

Blog and Podcast: Cannabis Milkshakes and Butter Chicken

India has filled me with an impressive sense of history and magic from the first time I set foot on its shores. Whenever I prepare a few of my favorite Indian dishes, they remind me of romance and tributes of undying love. On one of my trips to India, I visited the peaceful gardens of…

Blog: ‘Awethenticity’ The chef we know as Grandmother

The two questions I’ve been consistently asked for years is where I learned my culinary skills and what compelled me to become a chef. Those are the easiest questions to answer and the answer to both is the same. My grandmother. I am always happy to share memories of my grandmother who influenced my love…