Last of The Preserved: Agbalumo Ice cream

by Kitchen Butterflyon December 4, 2015
I’m rushing to finish up the last of the Agbalumo, stashed in my deep freezer.  I want to make a salted caramel Agbalumo ice cream. I imagine it would be perfect. I get home from work, puree thawed Agbalumo flesh (1 1/2 cups) with water (1 cup) and white granulated sugar (1 cup) till smooth then I […]

Kitchen Hacks: Pumpkin Tangelo Ice cream

by Kitchen Butterflyon November 23, 2015
This amazing ice cream combines pumpkin puree with store-bought vanilla ice cream to create a gorgeous, easy to make and serve beauty for Thanksgiving. And beats making a custard base and churning ice cream and blah di blah di blah Here’s how. You’ll need 1 cup Pumpkin puree Juice (about 1 cup ) and some […]

Remembering Philly & Rita’s Italian Ice

by Kitchen Butterflyon October 13, 2015
Notes: From a Proud Mama. I grew up writing compositions on every topic under the sun – no thanks to an English teacher of a mother. It is therefore of little surprise that I write now, and that I – like my mother before me- encourage my children to write, even when they are weighed down by reluctance. […]

A Taste of Camel Milk Gelato in Dubai

by Kitchen Butterflyon December 30, 2014
So yes, I was brave enough to try camel milk gelato. In Dubai. The first camels I saw in Dubai were on the beach, backs covered in 2, 3 blankets, led by a ‘shepherd’ who was riding one and pulling the other. Strange, I thought – camels for horses on Dubai’s beaches. But of course it […]

Blackberry Cheesecake & Jelly Verrines….

by Kitchen Butterflyon May 30, 2010
….with a crisp almond & brown sugar topping and lime I sit down and write, a part of my journey, a place in my daily struggles to find who I am. I want to know me, in my entirety and what I want. I want to walk this earth with gratitude but also fired up […]

Chocolate Valentines….and the meaning of Love!

by Kitchen Butterflyon February 16, 2010
Love is patient, Love is kind. (I love 1 Corinthians 13.) Love is never late ….it is always on time.