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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


This chocolate cake is all you need to put a smile on someone’s face. I always say the people with birthdays in the month of February are the lucky ones. What better time to celebrate your birthday than in the […]

The Chocolate Dropper Cake with Italian Peaches


Decadent brownie
This is my attempt at trying to be healthy this new year by adding a mixture of nuts in my creamy mascarpone icing to glaze my decadent brownie. Cacao + Nuts = Health. Taking icing to new heights by using […]

Mambo Naughty Nuts Brownie with banana slices



Chargrilled Salmon Salad
This scrumptious bed of fresh leaf salad is the perfect resting place for some delicious char-grilled salmon fillets. We all have a friend that’s staying away from meat and poultry and this will be the best way to show them you […]

Char-grilled Salmon Salad with Balsamic dressing


Gingerbread Sponge Cake with Marscapone Cream Cheese Icing
The festive holiday is the perfect season for spices and sweet, a gingerbread cake is the perfect combination of both. Combination of spices that are simply delightful. Experience the beautiful aroma of melted butter with whole cloves and star anise. […]

Gingerbread Sponge Cake with Mascarpone Cream Cheese Icing


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.



Oven Baked Sea bass on a bed of coconut Jollof rice.
Looking back at a lazy Sunday Jollof rice drenched in coconut milk and baked in the oven with two whole sea bass marinated in coconut oil, it was nothing but delicious. Typical Jollof is cooked in a pot with utmost […]

Whole Sea bass & Coconut ‘Jollof’ Long/Wild Rice



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



Pork Strips and Cherry Tomato Pepper Soup
I have enjoyed the last few months of living in Nigeria where the weather is beautifully hot and where I fueled my love for Nigerian Food such as pepper soup. Leaving was difficult but moving to another European country (no […]

Hearty Pork Strips & Cherry tomato pepper soup 


Pan cooked Pasta with eggs
Yes, Penne is a type of Pasta and there’s probably no need to use both in the same sentence, but I just like the sound of Egg Penne Pasta. So it works for me. One of my dreams in life […]

Egg Penne Pasta – Eat, Live & Breath Italy