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Gourmet Grilled Cheese with Bacon, Avocado and Bermuda Onion

Ingredients: 8 slices whole-grain bread 6 ounces cheddar cheese, thinly sliced 1 Bermuda onion, thinly sliced 1 avocado, thinly sliced 4 slices bacon 1 cup tomato soup or marinara sauce Freshly ground pepper   Directions: Cook bacon over medium heat, in a skillet, then place on a paper towel to absorb excess fat. Drain excess fat. Wipe out skillet with a paper towel. Sauté onion over medium heat, until translucent. Remove from heat and place onions in a small side…


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5 Variations of the Classic Dark ‘n Stormy

The Dark ’n Stormy is the inexorable concoction of Bermuda’s British history, a literal fusion of our merchant and naval traditions. Between the end of WWI and 1991, Goslings and the Dark ’n Stormy became synonymous and inseparable, and not…


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Loquat Upside Down Cake

It's almost time for the loquats to ripen, are you ready? For too short a time, our island will blossom with the sweet, round and yellow fruit which will be harvested for jellies, jams, liquours and other sweet treats. This…


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Hot Cross Bun Loaf for Easter Morning

Forget the traditional hot cross buns and bake a loaf of the sweet and savoury bread instead. Ingredients 200 ml milk 55g unsalted butter 2 x 7 g sachets of dried yeast 455 g strong bread flour , plus extra…


Sarah Wight

Grilled Fish with a Lemony Mint Pea Mash

A simple weeknight dinner idea we’ve been doing around here includes fresh fish, frozen peas, sunflower seeds, zest and herbs from a kitchen garden. Cilantro, parsley, basil and mint are rich in chlorophyll and anti-oxidants, and a functional way of…

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Fresh Lime & Jalapeño Margarita

Ingredients: 1/2 cup fresh-squeezed lime juice 1/2 large green jalapeño pepper, sliced thin 4 ounces silver tequila 2 ounces honey 2 tablespoons sea salt 2 lime wedges for garnish 2 sprigs cilantro for garnish   Directions: In the bottom of…