Author: lukekini

Picadillo

Picadillo This is a Cuban dish which is basically Cuban chili over rice.  I know that sounds…

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Cilantro Lime Rice

Cilantro Lime Rice This is a great side to accompany any dish of hispanic origin.  It is…

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Nixon’s Grog

Nixon’s Grog One of the cocktails from Exotica Night I never got to taste was Nixon’s Grog….

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Potato Soup

Potato Soup This is a great soup for days like today.  It’s cold, rainy, it should be…

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El Guacho

El Guacho Aruba After a long hard day of shopping in Aruba’s historic district, you are going…

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Mushroom Cream Sauce

Mushroom Cream Sauce This is a super easy dish with very few ingredients and can be made…

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Pisco Sour

Pisco Sour Pisco is a brandy from either Peru or Chile. Both countries lay claims to its…

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Beef Stew

Beef Stew During these cold days of Winter, there is nothing like a hearty beef stew with…

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Vowel Cocktail

Vowel Cocktail I cannot speak highly enough about this book, Vintage Spirits & Forgotten Cocktails by Ted Haigh….

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Habanero Syrup

Habanero Syrup Habanero peppers are some of the hottest you can find in many supermarkets. You can…

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Cesar’s Rum Punch

Casar’s Rum Punch According to the Beachbum Berry Total Tiki App “Invented in the 1930s by Joseph…

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Yellow Rice

Yellow Rice The easiest way to do this, is in a rice cooker. You can buy this…

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