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A Black Sommelier’s Guide to Wine for Our Food

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Cha McCoy, Black sommelier and Beverage Director at Cherry Bombe drinks suggests 5 wines perfect for Afro-Caribbean and Southern picnic foods.

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Yes, Black People DO Picnic.

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Type the word “picnic” into a search engine or stock photo website; what do you see? Look at the ads for sparkling wines or picnic […]

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Black Food Bloggers Bring You a Virtual Juneteenth Cookout Spread

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Today is Juneteenth and while many people are just waking up to what that even means, Black Americans–especially in the southern states–have been recognizing this […]

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BLACK FOODIE BATTLE Recap: Fried Chicken Edition

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For the season finale, we asked BLACK FOODIE Battle contestants to create unique & delicious fried chicken dishes. The chefs brought their A game! Check […]

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BLACK FOODIE BATTLE Recap: Corn Edition

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Check out the BLACKFOODIE Battle contestants corn recipes below. Dacy’s Jerk Shrimp Creamy Polenta and Corn salsa Jerk Shrimp 100 gr Jumbo shrimp peeled and […]

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BLACK FOODIE Battle Recap: Coconut Edition

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Check out these tasty coconut recipes from our awesome BLACKFOODIE BATTLE challengers. Monique’s Gizzada (Coconut Tarts) INGREDIENTS PASTRY 2 cups all-purpose flour ½ tsp salt […]

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BLACK FOODIE BATTLE Recap: Okra Edition

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Check out the okra recipes from our latest BLACKFOODIE Battle below.   https://www.instagram.com/p/CAG_mleJYYa/ Bamiya tahbikh (Sudanese Okra stew) Ingredients: 4 cup okra, left whole (tops […]

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BLACK FOODIE BATTLE Recap: Sweet Potato Edition

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The BLACKFOODIE BATTLE: Sweet Potato edition was fierce. Each dish was a unique reflection of the diaspora and we were surprised there wasn’t a pie […]

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BLACK FOODIE Battle Recap: Black-Eyed Peas Edition

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In this battle, challengers were tasked with creating a unique dish with black-eyed peas. Each contestant added their own cultural flair to the dish and […]

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BLACK FOODIE BATTLE Recap: Plantain Edition

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The BLACKFOODIE Battle: Plantain Edition was epic! In this social media driven food competition each contestant was tasked with creating a delicious creative meal using […]

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