Ingredient: plum tomatoes


Let me tell you what love is… It is Suya spiced ribs roasted to perfection and served on a bed of fresh butter lettuce. You can’t go wrong with simple toppings like black olives, bell peppers and plum tomatoes accompanied […]

Suya Roasted Ribs Platter with Toasted Tortillas


Carrot Jollof Rice
You did read that right, I made Jollof rice using carrot as a main ingredient. Not as an accompaniment or even garnish, but first let me tell you about how I subconsciously survived 1 whole month without Jollof rice… To […]

Carrot Jollof Rice | Sweeter than spice.


Buttery Baked Beans with Chicken Drumsticks
As we draw closer to Christmas I find myself making hearty festive meals and yesterday for dinner I made baked beans. Yes, beans. I know it’s not the first thing you’ll think of for a festive meal but it was […]

Drummer beans – Buttery Baked beans & drumsticks



Essential spices and herbs for Party Jollof Rice
My mama’s Wednesday afternoon Jollof rice was the way maker to her Saturday/Sunday Feel good Jollof a.k.a ‘Parry Jollof a.k.a ‘Owambe Jollof but most popularly know as Party Jollof. Growing up I have learnt so many ways of cooking Jollof […]

Party Jollof Essential spice, herbs and Extra seasonings


Soya Mince Meatballs in light tomato sauce
As a meat lover you can imagine my surprise when I received a gift of dry Soya Mince among other vegetarian items. I have never intentional tried to cook vegetarian food but I have tasted some very delicious feel good […]

Soya Mince Vegetarian Meatballs & Tomato Sauce