Food

Groups of guests fill the Black Orchid Hall ready to eat full plates of stew chicken and rice-and-beans. The smell of the coconut rice and savory spic...

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The orchid on the river

On the busy thoroughfare of Regent Street in Belize City, lies a small food stand, neatly appointed in clean whitewash paint with red trim. Carefully ...

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Brown your brown sugar

I sat at the table, making sure I was looking both attentive and polite. The aroma of grilled chicken, heady with citrus and charcoal, wafted to my no...

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The secret is in the sauce

The morning of my departure to Belize was punctuated with a hold up at the ticket counter. “Your going to Belize to eat?”  Don’t th...

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Arrival and departure