Lou the Cheese Maker in Trinidad & Tobago
Food Makers / Italian

Lou the Cheese Maker in Trinidad & Tobago

“Lou is awesome.  He has been making cheese in Grande Riviere in rural northern Trinidad for the last 2 years.” We’re big fans of DOLCE VALLE DAIRY‘s locally-made full cream yogurt and Italian cheeses including the fresh mozzarella cheese, Rosemary Cheese and Caciotta Nutmeg Cheese. Dolce Valle products are available at All Italian Fine Wine & Foods; New Earth Organic Enterprises; Malabar Farms; The … Continue reading

8 Best in Sando: BBQ, Roast Pork, Pizza, Roti, Black Pudding, Indian Food, Dessert & Ice Cream
Caribbean/Creole / San Fernando / Street Food

8 Best in Sando: BBQ, Roast Pork, Pizza, Roti, Black Pudding, Indian Food, Dessert & Ice Cream

Eight best in San Fernando, Trinidad (courtesy of a reader): Best BBQ: D’ ORIGINAL BBQ HUT, Union Hall/Retrench, under the big tent. Best Authentic Indian: PALKI RESTAURANT, #27 Todd Street. (868) 652-1239 Best Black Pudding: D’ MAN IN D’VAN by Palmiste Park, comes out on Thursday evenings around 6pm OR Charlie’s Pudding on Ruth Avenue Best Ice … Continue reading

Trinidad & Tobago’s Chocolate in the News: A Chocolate Tour of the Caribbean
In the Press

Trinidad & Tobago’s Chocolate in the News: A Chocolate Tour of the Caribbean

“What grows in the Caribbean is the Champagne of cocoa.” On November 9th, the New York Times published a fantastic feature article on chocolate’s resurgence in the Caribbean - A Chocolate Tour of the Caribbean. Not surprisingly, Trinidad & Tobago is a major stop on the Caribbean chocolate tour for the journalist (Baz Dreisinger).  Dreisinger’s tour … Continue reading

Ed’s 5 Must-Try Foods in Trinidad (and where to find them)
Street Food

Ed’s 5 Must-Try Foods in Trinidad (and where to find them)

We asked our Facebook TriniChow fans for five foods that visitors to Trinidad & Tobago must try. Tons of suggestions from agouti to zaboca were proffered, with doubles, roti and shark & bake repeatedly mentioned. One answer from Crate Foods’ co-founder, Ed Inglefield really stood out. (CRATE FOODS is a fantastic local company specializing in … Continue reading