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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 […]

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 […]

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…

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. 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 😉 Too amazing not […]

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 […]

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 […]

Pumpkin Ackee Butter

Pumpkin Ackee Butter

This simple recipe uses little effort for maximum results. With just a handful of ingredients including fresh rather than canned pumpkin there is no stovetop simmering required; this means you can pop the pumpkin in the oven, put your feet up, come back and in […]

Creamy Mac ‘n Kees – One Pot Method

Creamy Mac ‘n Kees – One Pot Method

This is the dish with which my adventures in ackee began, here I’m revisiting it but this time around I’ve added coconut milk to the original (Mac ‘n Kees) to make it extra creamy and have used the one pot pasta method so there’s a […]

Ackee Cream Cheese Spread

Ackee Cream Cheese Spread

Savory ackee and cream cheese spread, a simple recipe using virtually two ingredients:  add your own spin and make it as simple or as fancy as you’d like. Spread it on bagels or toast for breakfast or as a  dip with chips. Too amazing not […]