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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


Ingredients for suya spice mix
For many years, Nigeria has shared its delicious cuisine with the world, Our party favorites such as Jollof rice, moi-moi and our authentic street foods such as suya. As large and diverse as Nigeria is with its different cultural background […]

Suya Spice Mix & All that goodness 



One Pot beans with prawns, plantains and potatoes
I love Africa and its delicious variety of cuisines that naturally puts you in a feasting mood. That’s exactly how I felt when I made this delicious bean pottage, with a variety fresh vegetables, legumes and prawns. There are times […]

Epic One Pot Feast. Prawns, Beans & Roots.


southern Nigerian Banga Rice
Meet Banga rice, the southern delicious cousin to Jollof rice, that is drenched and cooked in the rich Palm-fruit juice/extract as is common in the southern part of Nigeria. Palm-fruit is used in most staple meals in my native region […]

Palm-Fruit ‘Banga Rice, cousin to Jollof Rice.