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Friday Cocktail: Passion Fruit Caipirinha – Twists On The Classic

by Kitchen Butterflyon September 8, 2017
So, here are the recipes Casesario promised – Passion Fruit Caipirinha and twists on the regular – I can tell you it is delicious – fragrant with the citrus and the rich tropical fragrance of the passion fruit. So I made a single serve cocktail using cubes of sugar and I love the way it was sweet […]

Nigerian Seasonal Produce: Passion Fruit #9

by Kitchen Butterflyon September 2, 2017
‘Nigerian Seasonal Produce’ is a monthly column published on the last Saturday of each month (except when your host decides to mess up and you’re forced to find your own solutions and make it happen – bluehost, our relationship shall come to an end – soon! A huge thanks to Sanusi – super hero extraordinaire for helping me […]

Passion Fruit: The Fruit, The Whole Fruit & Nothing But The Fruit

by Kitchen Butterflyon February 1, 2017
I love passion fruit with all my heart and soul and was thrilled to discover a few years ago that it grew in Nigeria. Seasonal, I get mine from Vegetable Express who work with farms and farmers in the north of Nigeria. Nigerian Seasonal Produce Calendar – fruits and vegetables in season  Because I order […]

How to: Passion Fruit Juice

by Kitchen Butterflyon December 2, 2016
Travel. Broadens the mind. Teaches you so much that you might not have known. That’s the story of my learning to make good and proper passion fruit juice, all thanks to Nairobi. Read: Favourite Drinks in Nai I’ve been a passion fruit lover since forever. It grows in Nigeria, is nutritious and delicious. At the […]

Ideas in Puff Puff: Easy Twists

by Kitchen Butterflyon October 10, 2016
I love Puff Puff and trying out new versions is what I love to do – not to say how easy it is to actually do.  Some ways Make a new base for the batter So instead of making your puff puff batter solely out of flour, you can add fruit or vegetable purees, like […]

Friday Cocktails: Shandies that Wow – Passion Fruit, Tamarind, Pitanga & Guava

by Kitchen Butterflyon October 7, 2016
So, we must see this Shandy obsession to the end…here are 4 more ideas to wow you: Tamarind, Pitanga Cherry, Passion fruit and Guava, All four of them can be made to taste: How to make syrups Tamarind syrup: I combined semi-dried sour tamarind – common in the north of Nigeria with sugar and water. […]

Everything-But-The-Kitchen-Sink Cocktail

by Kitchen Butterflyon September 4, 2015
Because it was Sunday night and I had: Cucumbers Passion fruit Sugar cane Zobo-ginger vodka mix that had been ‘chilling’ Every thing went in the blender, with some sugar. A strain later and it was ready for lime juice over ice. The son insisted I served them with umbrellas. Why not? It certainly brought tropical sunshine and warmth on a […]

Passion Fruit-Cucumber-Sugarcane-Lime Cocktail

by Kitchen Butterflyon August 28, 2015
Passion Fruit – beauty and fragrance invoked here. And long overdue this is. I must confess it has all my favourite juices in a glass:  the floral acidity of passion fruit the clean refreshment of cucumber juice the sweet of sugar cane and the citrus burst from lime juice. Did I mention the lightness of […]

Mango & Passion Fruit Eton Mess

by Kitchen Butterflyon May 27, 2015
Layers. Last of the season’s mangoes. Fruit. Cream. Whipped gently with sugar. Meringues. Fruit puree. Lime. Done. Got that?[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Mango & Passion Fruit Eton Mess – – – [/wpurp-searchable-recipe]