Christopher Dupuy - Lakay Food

The Man Behind the Brand

Writer Calibe Thompson | Photography David I. Muir With a more than 62 percent minority population, South Florida is home to a significant number of ethnic groups. They...
Pit Bull

Famous Foodies

Writer Shelly Ann Parkinson | Photography Supplied Behind the crystal-beaded veil of the celebrity lifestyle, there are regular people—albeit with thousands more social media followers than we have—whose...
Breadfruit Tacos

The Recipe for Success

Writer Monique McIntosh | Photography Michael Pissari The prospect of owning a restaurant has got to be daunting, but the excitement of it clearly outweighs the dread! That's...
Cynthia "Chef Thia" Verna

Cook, Pray, Dance

Writer Cynthia Verna | Photography Richard Lecoin Cynthia “Chef Thia” Verna is a social media celebrity, award-winning chef, best-selling author, national television show host, and in her most...
Chef Vicky, owner of Pro Kitchen Hub - Photo by David I Muir

Venture Catalyst – Pro Kitchen Hub

Writer Monique McIntosh | Photography David Muir There's often an enormous gap between a brilliant idea and a tangible enterprise. Bringing your vision for a culinary venture to reality...
Cowfoot by Candlelight

Cowfoot by Candlelight

The Quest to Find Real Jamaican Food in an Upscale Setting Writer Ghenete Wright Muir | Photography David I. Muir We go to our favorite Jamaican restaurants, because we...
Chef Thia, Taste the Islands

Enjoy Authentic Caribbean Flavors at the 2018 “Taste the Islands Experience”

Photo Credit: Richard Lecoin | Join “Taste the Islands” TV show co-host Cynthia “Chef Thia” Verna of Haiti along with other prominent Caribbean chefs and restaurants showcasing the...
Aruba cashew cake for Christmas at Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort - Melanie Reffes

Taste the Islands This Holiday Season

Writer: Melanie Reffes | Photography: Supplied A multicultural melting pot and recipes treasured like family heirlooms, preparing, sharing and enjoying holiday fare in the Caribbean. Bring your appetite...
Island Origins Magazine - Mango

5 Fabulous Caribbean Food Festivals

Although it’s unlikely that anyone, ever, will get tired of the fantastic sun, sea and sand the Caribbean has to offer, many islands have begun ramping up...
Chef Thia | Photo by David I Muir

Meet Cynthia “Chef Thia” Verna

Warm and honest, just like her food If someone could blind you with a smile, Cynthia “Chef Thia” Verna would probably be the one to do it! With...