Chewable Beverage

For my supper I fixed this refreshing beverage which requires a little chewing. It was made up of finely chopped jalapeño, tomato, sweet onion, cilantro and cucumber to which I added chilled V8 Juice into which had been blended a couple pinches of xanthan gum to keep the chopped vegetables suspended in the drink. I … More Chewable Beverage

Ever since a small conversation this morning I’ve had roselle on my mind. Roselle is known by a multitude of names in various parts of the world. A few of them are Hibiscus Flower (not the ornamental flower), Flor de Jamaica, Jamaican Sorrel, Gongura (the short variety). Hibiscus Flower is really a misnomer since the … More