How To Prepare Efo Riro

One thing I love about Efo riro is its versatility. You can eat it with any swallow of your choice including rice. My cousin even eats hers with bread. Efo riro meaning “stirred vegetables” is a popular soup in Nigeria. This highly nutritious soup is made with spinach, green amaranthRead More…

Beans And Corn Porridge-Adalu

  I’m not really a huge fan of beans but when it comes to Adalu, it’s a different ball game. The taste of fresh corn with beans is simply indescribable which is why I usually look forward to this time of the year- the corn season. Adalu is beans andRead More…

How To Make Yamarita

I tasted Yamarita for the first time last year at Mega Chicken. That day, I just decided to try something different apart from the usual rice which I’m kind of addicted to. Well, I would say Yamarita is simply Dundun with an attitude. While Dundun is just fried yams, YamaritaRead More…

Nigerian Okra Soup

Nigerian Okra Soup

Back then in school, okra soup was a life saver. This quick fix meal always came to the rescue after several hours of tiring boring lectures. Oops! Can’t believe I said that loud. LOL. What makes me love the soup so much is that it goes with most swallows. Furthermore,Read More…

Afang Soup

Afang Soup

Today, we take a trip to the South-South region of Nigeria to relish the great taste of Afang soup. Afang, though native to the Efiks of Nigeria has become a delight for many. The leaves used in making Afang soup include wild spinach (Okazi) and water leaves. Okazi leaves are hotRead More…

How To Make The Perfect Akara

How To Make The Perfect Akara

Mama Bomboy owns the popular Akara stand on my street. She makes this fluffy, yummy, melt in your mouth bean cakes that keep you going back for more. I’ve eaten her Akara for years but that’s about to end because I’m moving house. The good thing however is she sharedRead More…

The term “Christmas Chicken” is almost as popular as the event itself and while there are a thousand methods to creating the chicken magic that gets you going back to this as a staple, there are alternatives to chicken; healthier alternatives that could bring just as much (or almost) satisfaction.Read More…

7 Questions with Sisi Yemmie

7 Questions with Sisi Yemmie

I love when I get the outcome I expect. I would not say Cooking is my hobby, but I like to eat really good food, so cooking is inevitable because I cannot depend on someone else to provide good food for me always. So, what I love most about cookingRead More…