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Reward points up for grabs

Posted by Bernie Des-Rivieres on

Reward points up for grabs

Hi Everyone, I know its a big ask and everyone is busy these days but we will reward you with points to spend when you fill in our survey Only 5 -10 mins of your time, your 25 points are worth £2.50 in our online shop :-)   Make sure you enter your name and email address so we know to add the points to your account for you and if you don't have an account yet make one in rewards and you will receive 10 points for that too! Thank you Chef Bernie   

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Operation: Improved Customer Experience!

Posted by Caroline Des-Rivieres on

We consulted with many of you to find out what you would like as a customer of ours. Many of you said you would like a rewards programme for purchasing online as a returning customer. Some also told us that they like the free shipping idea when you spend a reasonable amount.A few of you said that you would like everything we do in one place so we now have the blog/recipe's on the website now.Sooo here we are! Caroline has worked her magic (fingers crossed she has it all tight), to celebrate the opening of our new website and loyalty...

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Banana Ketchup

Posted by Bernie Des-Rivieres on

Banana Ketchup

We know it’s really weird, every one say’s it until they taste it! Back in St Lucia there is an abundance of banana’s and spices so what else to do… make banana rum I hear you say :-) well of course you could do that too, but whilst you are waiting for it to be ready you could get your fill of banana ketchup and vanilla ice cream. It was a customer who put us on to it, and of course we had to try it…several times…. here are the results. You can also purchase some of this delectable sauce...

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Building spice into my life

Posted by Bernie Des-Rivieres on

Every year, hundreds of thousands of people across the UK complete some form of personality test, wether it's a magazine quiz or a full blown in line questionnaire. We love the idea that these tests will reveal hidden depths to our personalities.  So being a sauce maker and coach! I was fascinated to discover the work of a group of researchers at Penn State who have discovered  that personality seems to be a significant player in our lust for heat or spice in our food. A study published in the  journal Food Quality and Preference also points to key gender...

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The Home of our Sauces

Posted by Bernie Des-Rivieres on

The last few weeks have been really exciting for us, not only have we been on BBC radio Solent doing a sauce tasting, but we have also been talking to lots of interesting people about our sauces. Meeting new people always gives us an opportunity to share stories about our sauces but last week we realised we very rarely tell the story of how our sauces began. Bernie and I met in St Lucia sixteen years ago this Christmas. We built our first home together on a patch of land which  Bernie’s Dad James rents from government. James has lived...

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