Reasons To Believe – Locally Grown Strawberries in Nigeria

by Kitchen Butterflyon January 27, 2012
When we returned home last August, my older sister told me about strawberry season in Nigeria – January/winter to you in some parts of the world. I was convinced it was a joke. Till last Friday when I held a pack in hand.

The Best of Summer: Strawberry & Lemon Sorbet

by Kitchen Butterflyon July 30, 2011
There are some recipes that stop you in your tracks and require few words. This is one of them – a ‘genius recipe’ in the new column by Kristen Miglore, senior editor at where weekly, great recipes are unearthed from the worlds cookbooks.This recipe thrilled me to no end because

Strawberry Cardamom ‘Smoothie’ Jam

by Kitchen Butterflyon September 7, 2010
Hints of the familiar, amidst a crowd of unfamiliar. That’s everyday life. The constants change daily and the strange becomes ‘worn in’. Like rain in the summer. And cardamom in desserts. I find my mind split in two – half loves cardamom in all Indian recipes, even those that don’t call for it and the […]

Bruléed French Toast, with ancho strawberry preserve

by Kitchen Butterflyon July 22, 2010
I wasn’t sitting under a tree when this idea came to me No apple dropped on my head Stunning me to discovery But then I’m no Newton It is my good friend, L I have to thank for this Albeit it in a roundabout way See, once upon a time three years ago I needed […]

Ancho Strawberry Preserve, for Week 4

by Kitchen Butterflyon July 18, 2010
True confession, and I think we better get it said and out of the way. I would hate for you to hear it from someone else, after all this time we’ve spent together. So,….

Wordless Monday: Farm fresh Strawberries

by Kitchen Butterflyon June 13, 2010
These strawberries come from our weekly drive-by farmer, grown on his farm. I love the weirdness of some of the strawberries – imperfect can be beautiful too, like me…and you. For more Wordless photos on Kitchen Butterfly, see my Wordless category For more Wordless photos on the main Wordless Wednesday, visit the Wordless Wednesday blog.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Wordless […]

Feasting on Art Recipe Contest: Strawberry and Balsamic Sorbet in Lemon Shells

by Kitchen Butterflyon March 26, 2010
Hi everyone. A photo and recipes to follow but first…… …. I’m back. I missed you and KB but it was fantastic to enjoy sun, sand and the sea in Barbados without worrying about ‘late posts’ and comments….or lack off! And yes that’s me….on a surf board, riding on waves of azure waters!

‘Cuban’ strawberries with Meringue Ice-cream

by Kitchen Butterflyon March 7, 2010
So, I want to clear up a few things before I get to the heart of the matter: I know strawberries are not in ‘season’ according to the traditional food calenders. I am also very aware that there is nothing Cuban about strawberries. Don’t believe me? Well, go ahead, type Cuban strawberries in Google and […]