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Easiest Ackee Cake Ever! {Vegan}

Easiest Ackee Cake Ever! {Vegan}

Are you ready for the easiest ackee cake recipe ever?! All you’ll need is a whisk, a bowl and a blender. It produces a beautiful cake that is ackee forward in flavour and has a tender golden crumb. On top of all of that, it’s vegan!

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Easiest Ackee Cake Ever! {Vegan}

Easiest Ackee Cake Ever! {Vegan}

Are you ready for the easiest ackee cake recipe ever?! All you’ll need is a whisk, a bowl and a blender. It produces a beautiful cake that is ackee forward in flavour and has a tender golden crumb. On top of all of that, it’s […]

Ackee Pimento Flan

Ackee Pimento Flan

Silky in texture with a subtle warm spice undertone, Ackee Pimento Flan is a unique take on a traditional dessert featuring two distinctly Jamaican ingredients. Too amazing not to share…

Chai Spiced Ackee Sandwich Cookies (“Bougie” Ackee Bulla)

Chai Spiced Ackee Sandwich Cookies (“Bougie” Ackee Bulla)

These cakelike ackee cookies sandwich fluffy white chocolate ackee ganache for a double shot of ackee in one sweet treat. Too amazing not to share…

Almond Ackee Brûlée

Almond Ackee Brûlée

Are you ready for a creamy vegan brûlée that uses only 6 ingredients; is ready in about an hour and requires no baking? If yes, you’re going to love this one. Too amazing not to share…

Ackee-nut Popsicles {Vegan}

Ackee-nut Popsicles {Vegan}

Ackee-nut Popsicles to beat the summer heat: they use the same recipe as the Vegan Trini Style Peanut Punch but are dipped in chocolate and sprinkled with crushed peanuts and sea salt. Too amazing not to share…


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Easiest Ackee Cake Ever! {Vegan}

Easiest Ackee Cake Ever! {Vegan}

Are you ready for the easiest ackee cake recipe ever?! All you’ll need is a whisk, a bowl and a blender. It produces a beautiful cake that is ackee forward in flavour and has a tender golden crumb. On top of all of that, it’s […]

National Sandwich Day!

National Sandwich Day!

Silly food holidays are kinda my thing 😜 (one of my very many things if I’m honest 😆), so just for fun on this National Sandwich Day, here’s a roundup of some amazing ackee sandwiches 😉 Too amazing not to share…

Granola Ackee Pancakes

Granola Ackee Pancakes

Fall for these fluffy pancakes that are vegan and just a bit nutty. Ackees are no stranger to the breakfast menu and neither are pancakes. In this recipe however, the ackees are used to replace both the eggs and oil/butter. Their slightly nutty flavour that comes out in sweet applications like this make them a natural pair for granola.

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Ackee Pimento Flan

Ackee Pimento Flan

Silky in texture with a subtle warm spice undertone, Ackee Pimento Flan is a unique take on a traditional dessert featuring two distinctly Jamaican ingredients. Too amazing not to share…

Stuffed Focaccia

Stuffed Focaccia

A soft herbed focaccia drizzled with olive oil and sprinkled with sea salt is the perfect accompaniment for a comforting bowl of soup; but how about taking an easy focaccia recipe and stuffing it with some flavorful fillings so that it can stand all on […]

Ackee Tomato Soup {Vegan}

Ackee Tomato Soup {Vegan}

A creamy soup that is: dairy free, full of flavour and easy to make even on a weekday?

If you’re thinking yes please! This creamy ackee tomato soup is just for you.

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Ackee Smash Burger

Ackee Smash Burger

This burger is as tasty as it is colorful; an explosion of flavour in every bite, it does not disappoint! Add a side of green plantain chips, it will be your new favorite Caribbean vegetarian burger combo. Too amazing not to share…

Chipotle Ackee Mayo with Green Plantain Chips

Chipotle Ackee Mayo with Green Plantain Chips

Bringing a smoky and spicy kick to the party, chipotles added to ackee mayo makes a delicious dip or spread. It was our favourite dip for the ackee fritters and is used on the Ackee Smash Burger. It is easy to make and so are […]

Ackee Smash

Ackee Smash

Meet guacamole’s distant cousin: ackee smash. It is easy to make, versatile and can be had warm or cold. Great for dipping chips, putting on a salad or in a wrap and of course absolutely banging on an Ackee Smash Burger 😉

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Chai Spiced Ackee Sandwich Cookies (“Bougie” Ackee Bulla)

Chai Spiced Ackee Sandwich Cookies (“Bougie” Ackee Bulla)

These cakelike ackee cookies sandwich fluffy white chocolate ackee ganache for a double shot of ackee in one sweet treat. Too amazing not to share…

Almond Ackee Brûlée

Almond Ackee Brûlée

Are you ready for a creamy vegan brûlée that uses only 6 ingredients; is ready in about an hour and requires no baking? If yes, you’re going to love this one. Too amazing not to share…

Ackee Basil Pesto

Ackee Basil Pesto

Packing powerful punches from ackee, basil and sunflower seeds, this sauce is a nutrient powerhouse! Try it on pasta or as a spread on a sandwich or in a wrap; it’s the base sauce used on the Ital Enuh Keeza; don’t you just love when healthy and delicious collide?

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Ackee Ranch Dressing

Ackee Ranch Dressing

Ranch is one of the all-time favourite salad dressings and dips; since Ackee Mayo is a thing, then naturally Ackee Ranch should also be a thing.  Too amazing not to share…

Savoury Ackee Cream

Savoury Ackee Cream

The simplest recipe of them all, with just a handful of ingredients and a blender, boom! You’re done! This basic recipe is the perfect starting point for trying out ackee in new ways in fact, it’s where my ackee experimentation began. Too amazing not to […]

Vegan Ackee Sauces, Dips & Spreads

Vegan Ackee Sauces, Dips & Spreads

Did you know that ackees have been found to be rich in potassium, magnesium, calcium and sodium?; That they contain all the essential amino acids (with arginine being the predominant one)?; Or that they are reported to be rich in linoleic, oleic, palmitic and stearic fatty acids (which have been shown to reduce risk of coronary heart disease when included in a balanced, healthy diet)? [1] 

That’s obviously wonderful to know! But for me, I love that they’re delicious and versatile! With their natural creamy texture and their tendency towards mild nuttiness in flavour ackees are perfect for incorporating into sauces, dips and spreads.

Here’s a round up of the sauces, dips and spreads shared thus far. They are all relatively easy to make, nut free and vegan.

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