tostones

Tostones (Twice Fried Plantains)

Tostones are fun as a side dish, for brunch or dinner. They’re also perfect any time you get a hankering for some crispiness, but want something a little more redeeming than French fries. 

 

Introducing your new favourite plantain ...  Read more >>>

east African beef stew

East African Beef Stew (Kenyan Style)

East African Beef Stew is a hearty beef stew that is sure to satisfy your taste buds and those of your loved ones.  This is a recipe straight from my mother’s kitchen;  a stew that was a staple for us growing up.

 

This East ...  Read more >>>

Beef Pilau Rice (Pilaf Rice / Pulao Rice)

Beef Pilau Rice is a rich and flavorful one-pot rice dish that is the perfect weeknight dinner.  This Classic pilau rice recipe is a hit at parties, BBQs and with adults and kids alike.  It comes together easily and is the perfect ...  Read more >>>

west african pepper sauce

West African Pepper Sauce Recipe (African Hot Sauce)

Saying that this West African pepper sauce is delicious is an exaggerated understatement.  It is spicy, delectable, exquisite and I could go on and on and on.  This sauce can brighten a dull meal in a matter of seconds taking  ...  Read more >>>

mung beans curry

Mung Bean Curry ( Ndengu / green gram curry)

Mung Bean curry -a curry like no other. It’s aromatic and flavorful with a rich coconut based sauce. Easy to make and great for weeknight meal. Pair it with warm rice or chapati and you’ll have your new favorite.

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fried plantain

Fried Plantains Recipe (sweet plantains)

Fried Plantains recipe – is super simple and so delicious, and it makes an excellent side dish or a quick snack. 

The first time I tried fried plantains, I hated it!!!  At that moment I was so sure, plantains would never make ...  Read more >>>

oven grilled tilapia fish

Oven Grilled Tilapia Fish Recipe

This spicy oven grilled tilapia fish is infused with the delicious combination of green spices, garlic, ginger, and lemon.

The crispy herb-coated skin and the juicy herb-infused interior is to die for. If so inclined,  use dry herbs ...  Read more >>>

African beef stew

African Beef Stew (West African style)

African beef stew –  a mouth-watering stew cooked in a blend of tomato, peppers, and herbs.  This African beef stew is tasty, savory and spicy.  It makes my kitchen smell glorious, and everyone loves it!  Make it once, and ...  Read more >>>

African meat pies

African Meat Pies (Beef Empanadas)

These African meat pies have the flakiest and buttery crust, with a moist and mouth-watering filling.  The filling consists of minced meat and a choice of vegetables.  Add Habanero peppers for a little spiciness if desired.   Perfectly ...  Read more >>>

chicken jollof rice

Chicken Jollof Rice

Chicken Jollof rice is a frequent dish in my home and my family goes crazy over it.  It is for the simple fact that, it is easy to make and incredibly delicious.This Chicken jollof rice is super simple and get’s positive reviews ...  Read more >>>

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