Drinks · Juice · mauritianfood

A taste of Summer – Watermelon Slush

Who doesn't love Summer? I guess we all do love a hot summer day with the perfect tan. Summer is in full swing here in Mauritius and the heat is getting almost unbearable really. So it is very important to stay hydrated all day long because we should not forget that our body is made… Continue reading A taste of Summer – Watermelon Slush

desserts · mauritianfood · sweets

Happy Diwali ~ Indian Style Kala Jamun / Gulab Jammun

A festival full of sweet memories! Deepawali or Diwali is certainly the biggest and the brightest of all Hindu festivals. It's the festival of lights (deep = light and avali = a row i.e., a row of lights) which illumines with its brilliance, and dazzles all with its joy. This year Diwali falls on Wednesday, November… Continue reading Happy Diwali ~ Indian Style Kala Jamun / Gulab Jammun

chicken · maincourse · mauritianfood

Shelina Permalloo Inspired Braised Chicken in Tamarind

Bored of the traditional Curry and Chicken Daube style? Then say Hello to this finger licking good braised Chicken in a succulent Tamarind sauce! Once you tried it, I can guarantee you that you won't have Chicken the same way again. Sticky, sweet , tangy and delectable, you name it all. This recipe has it… Continue reading Shelina Permalloo Inspired Braised Chicken in Tamarind

Chutney · mauritianfood · pickles

So Mauritius So Delicious Mango Pickles – Achard

Pickle me good! Aaah! There is something particularly magic about pickles especially Mango Pickles. The aromas are so incredible that you would want to just hang in there and smell them for hours.That's my case really when it comes to Pickles, I just can't get enough of them. Pickling has long been in the tradition here in… Continue reading So Mauritius So Delicious Mango Pickles – Achard

Appetizers · fritters · mauritianfood

Mashed Banana Cinnamon Fritters – Gateau Banane

If you think bananas are just for monkeys,think again! Bananas are my most favourite fruits to eat especially at breakfast time. They make such delicious breakfast when added to your cereals. And to top it all, a good drizzle of honey over.Yum! Often we are found with a lot of them left and not really… Continue reading Mashed Banana Cinnamon Fritters – Gateau Banane