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  1. PAHO, HCC, OECS, UNICEF launch “Now More Than Ever” regional campaign promoting Front-of-Package Warning Labelling

    A ground-breaking campaign aimed at tackling the troubling issues of childhood obesity and the regional epidemic of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) was launched Friday by the Healthy Caribbean Coalition (HCC), in partnership with the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO), the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Commission and UNICEF. Titled “Now More Than Ever: Better Labels, […]

    March 15, 2021Breaking News, Featured, Health, Photo GalleryNo comments
  2. PAHO urges support for CARICOM for front-of-package warnings against unhealthy food

    The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) is urging support for CARICOM’s Regional Organisation for Standards and Quality (CROSQ) proposal to put front-of-package nutritional warnings on food products, which have been shown to help people make healthier dietary choices. The labeling allows consumers to correctly, quickly, and easily identify foods that are excessive in fats, sugar, […]

    December 22, 2020HealthNo comments
  3. Cookbook Puts The Spotlight On Weed And Other Exotic Caribbean Curries In Time For The Holidays

    The unlikely marriage of weed and curry is among the recipes featured in a new book that encapsulates many of the exotic curries of the Caribbean region and is now available in time for the holiday season. Tapping into the rich and diverse cultural heritage and cuisine of the Caribbean, Caribbean-American journalist and entrepreneur, Felicia […]

    November 19, 2018Books, FeaturedNo comments
  4. Rum Producers Tackle Competitiveness Challenges in Trinidad Meeting

    Regional rum producers, members of the West Indies Rum and Spirits Producers Association, WIRSPA, completed a round of meetings in Trinidad last week. As the region’s largest agro-based export product, industry leaders addressed a range of issues which impact the ability of the sector to achieve international competitiveness. Speaking at a tasting of Authentic Caribbean […]

    July 9, 2018AgricultureNo comments
  5. CLASH OF THE TITANS – “Black Woman Rising” April 29, 2018Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  6. Nutrition for Non-Nutritionists Workshop (Helene Charlebois) Pt 1

    Research has revealed that parents will outlive their children in the 21st century. This is according to Canadian Dietitian, Nutrition and Obesity Expert, Helene Charlebois, who was speaking during a nutrition workshop held yesterday at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital. “For the first time in history, if you have a child, your chances of seeing your […]

    May 21, 2017Health, Video GalleryNo comments
  7. FAST FOOD OUTLETS MUST SHOW THEIR INGREDIENTS AND COMPLY TO STANDARDS

    KFC, Chefette and other fast food operators in Barbados must adhere to nutritional standards like what obtains the world over… It was mentioned how Burger King listed the salt and sugar levels in their ingredients on the back of their placemats and 90.1 FM asked the health official his view on this voluntary display Since […]

    May 16, 2017Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments
  8. BARISTA: Documentary Film

    Five top baristas find themselves pushing the limits of coffee perfection to win the National Barista Championship – a surreal competition where even one mistake is far too many. Once a year, thousands of baristas square off in competitions around the U.S., but only one will become the National Champion. BARISTA takes viewers on a […]

    October 1, 2015Agriculture, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  9. Little bit of Bliss on St Lawrence, Trip Advisor says so…

    This article is so way overdue I should be pilloried, but hopefully the content can allow for my schedule overriding a chaotic first half of 2015? Was due to meet an advertising client and they suggested this secluded delight near Best Of Barbados along the St Lawrence Gap, what a treat! Partially inspired by the […]

    July 15, 2015Featured, TravelNo comments
  10. Barbados makes a splash at Caribbean Week New York

    Barbados, the culinary capital of the Caribbean, displayed its vibrant culture, local influence and signature cuisine to New York City at the annual Caribbean Week celebration. The Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) immersed the Northeast region in the island’s rich culture with a selection of cooking demonstrations, a mixology showcase featuring award-winning rums and news from its exciting […]

    June 15, 2015Featured, TravelNo comments
  11. Bank on Me – The Reality Show that means Business: Tastes of the Caribbean

    As part of a healthy lifestyle support system, Went Caribbean offers a versatile range of six chemical free spice blends that serve as a convenient and effective way to recreate the Tastes of the Caribbean from a bottle. All the world cultures that contributed to Caribbean cuisine are represented.

    October 29, 2014Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  12. St. Kitts’ premier resort raises epicurean expectations with new additions to the F&B Leadership Team

    St. Kitts Marriott Resort & The Royal Beach Casino is pleased to announce the appointment of three new members to its Food & Beverage department. Director of Food & Beverage Joseph Niemeier, Executive Chef Mark Quitney and Food & Beverage Operations Manager Diego Lemasson have joined the staff in overseeing daily operations. Starting his career […]

    September 5, 2014AgricultureNo comments
  13. BARON FOODS WINS INTERNATIONAL SUPERIOR TASTE AWARD

    St. Lucia Manufacturers Association would like to congratulate Baron Foods Ltd for its Baron West Indian Hot Sauce being awarded with the Superior Taste Award by the leading International Culinary Chefs from the International Taste and Quality Institute (iTQi), in Belgium, for top quality and taste. The “iTQi Superior Taste Award” is the only stamp […]

    May 22, 2014AgricultureNo comments
  14. MOJO’S TOP CHEF ON MAY 24 AT BAY STREET: LIONFISH DERBY & COOK-OFF

    With the invasive lionfish now in waters across Barbados’ coasts, officials are taking all the necessary steps to protect the island’s coral reef ecosystems. They are expected to start their hunt from sunrise and return to shore just before noon when the fish will be weighed. This will be in preparation for some of Barbados’ […]

    May 6, 2014AgricultureNo comments
  15. Valar Dohaeris: The Barbados #GoT Burger Challenge – What can YOU serve?

    I created the Hound‘s “Pluck The King” Burger – chicken liver pate stuffed inside a seared chicken breast & Colby cheese between sourdough saltbread halves and Colman’s English Mustard with a pickle on a Mini Sword Skewer garnished on top, washed down with a Vex Yellow Monkey Honeyed Ale!

    April 14, 2014Agriculture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  16. BARP executive has opposing viewpoint to many Bajans – Local Healthcare is adequate & comprehensive? This as “Just a Pinch” Campaign is pushed out…

    Salt is one of the world’s oldest words in English, along with apple, tin and gold… It is a measurement of what we earn at our jobs – salary. If one treats information with a grain of salt, this means you have your doubts as to its veracity and it needs flavour to digest – […]

    April 6, 2014HealthNo comments
  17. TASTING MENU: Best restaurant in the world, at the idyllic cove of Costa Brava

    It’s been a year since Marc and Rachel booked a table at the best restaurant in the world, situated in an idyllic cove of Costa Brava. When it turns out that the booking is on the same date as the last night before the restaurant closes forever, their booking becomes even more important. The thing […]

    March 3, 2014Agriculture, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  18. Movie Mixology: Oscar Edition (2014) – Gravity “Anti-Gravity Cocktail”

    Recipe: – 2 oz vodka – 3 oz tonic water – 1 oz cranberry juice – 2 lowball glasses – 1 black light 1. Chill your ingredients 2. Add 2 ounces vodka 3. Pour 3 ounces tonic water into glass 4. Stir drink 5. Add 1 ounce cranberry juice 6. Turn on black light 7. […]

    February 25, 2014Agriculture, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  19. Bobby Deen’s Everyday Eats: TV chef & Restaurant manager

    Bobby Deen‘s life has always revolved around food—especially good Southern fare. But he knows that with a busy lifestyle in and out of the kitchen, finding the time to make delicious, nourishing meals can be tough. Just because your schedule is overstuffed doesn’t mean your belly has to be. Now, in Bobby Deen’s Everyday Eats, […]

    January 7, 2014Agriculture, Books, Video GalleryNo comments
  20. St. Martin’s first natural hair group & hair care line to launch in June

    St. Martin’s first natural hair group and hair care product line, “Don’t Break the Comb,” will launch at the St. Martin Book Fair on June 1, 2013, at 11 am, at the University of St. Martin, said biologist Taymer Mason. Don’t Break the Comb is the brainchild of founders Taymer Mason and Rochelle Ward (Faizah […]

    May 25, 2013Events, FashionNo comments
  21. CIBC FirstCaribbean Fruits & Vegetables Posters of Barbados Awards Ceremony

    CIBC FirstCaribbean uses new teaching method as a chance to place modern technology into young hands who may not so easily access Tablets until now… This as a key Barbadian education official laments how modern students seem unaware of local fruits. CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank published a series of Fruit and Vegetable posters which were […]

    December 17, 2012Education, Video GalleryNo comments
  22. Eat this Good Food for a Good Holiday Mood – Roslyn Franken, Canadian Motivational Speaker

    The holiday season is supposed to be all fun and jolly, but why then do we so easily let it weigh us down? If your holiday season mood is not where you want it to be, here’s a great health tip that can help. Did you know that there are certain good foods to keep […]

    December 9, 2012Agriculture, HealthNo comments
  23. “Conch Salad Recipe” by RumShopRyan: Music a la Jimmy Buffett

    Conch Salad is a authentic Caribbean dish that is simple, tastes amazing and good for you! This video and photos in it were shot in Bimini Bahamas and a place called Stuarts’s Conch Salad Stand. The Conch Salad that we had was so fresh that is was pulled from the sea just minutes before we […]

    November 20, 2012Agriculture, Travel, Video GalleryNo comments
  24. Eggonomics’ Star Chick contest – Street Heat winner: Deborah Hughes September 26, 2012Agriculture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  25. 42BELOW Cocktail World Cup – Latest News: UK Finalists’ Recipes

    There were some amazing cocktails produced throughout the UK Regionals, we?ve listed them for you here: GLASGOW WINNING COCKTAILS: All Things Nice, Ally Turnbull 50ml 42BELOW Manuka Honey VodkaGingerHoneycomb25ml LemonGommeMuddle ginger add 42BELOW Manuka Honey Vodka, add other ingredients and shake. Serve in a martini glass rimmed with dried crush honeycomb and garnish with a […]

    October 20, 2009Agriculture, Culture, FeaturedNo comments