Ramin Ganeshram

apricot rose bread pudding

Apricot-Cardamom Bread Pudding

Aromatic, sweet, and slightly tart, this bread pudding offers a touch of Middle Eastern flavor with dried apricots (a beloved fruit of the region) and cardamom, a warm spice used religiously in Persian desserts. Rounded out with nutmeg, cinnamon, and ginger, it’s an elegant and pretty addition to the Thanksgiving […]

buccaneer chicken thighs

Trinidadian “Buccaneer” Grilled Chicken Thighs

In the 17th and 18th centuries, island-hopping pirates who roamed the Caribbean were doing more than fleeing the law. As they encountered indigenous Caribbean people, they took up a method of meat preservation that the natives used to preserved their hunted game. Caribbean people rubbed their game meats with pungent […]