African Dishes

Gbegiri Soup Recipe

Gbegiri soup is a Yoruba (Western Nigerian) soup prepared with beans. On its own, it looks like baby food but it comes alive when you add Ewedu Soup and meat from your Beef & Chicken Stew. Gbegiri Soup (the yellow

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Oven Grilled Tilapia Fish

Grilled fish is so easy to prepare if you get your recipe right. I wanted to recreate the type of fish I ate at those local corner joints, which is why pepper soup spice is in the list of ingredients. It

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How to Cook Edikang Ikong Soup ( Edikaikong Soup )

Edikang Ikong / Edikaikong soup is a nutritious Nigerian soup recipe made with a generous amount of fresh leafy vegetables, dried fish and assorted meat. It is actually one of the native soups of  the south-eastern states(Efiks) of Nigeria(Cross River

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How to cook Banga Soup (Ofe Akwu) Recipe

Nigerian Banga Soup or Ofe Akwu is native to the Niger Delta and the South Eastern parts of Nigeria. In the Niger Delta areas, Banga soup is commonly eaten with various fufu recipes: Starch, Pounded Yam, Semolina, Garri and Cassava

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Goat meat pepper soup recipe

Pepper soup is simply meat in a spiced broth, the peculiar taste comes from the spice mix. It is commonly made with goat meat or catfish.  Pepper soup is quite easy to make as long as you have the right

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Authentic Mashed Beans & Palm Oil Sauce Recipe – No Tomatoes!

Ask any Nigerian-food lover and they’ll tell you Beans and Palm Oil sauce is a much-loved breakfast, lunch, dinner favorite! While most people can certainly improvise with variations of sauces to eat with mashed beans there can be only one

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RECIPE FOR STIR FRIED CONCOCTION BASMATI RICE

Concoction rice has been on the Nigerian food scene for ages but it was a meal I didn’t really care about because I saw so many versions of it that I didn’t really like nor enjoyed. Some where just made

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How to make Ikokore

Ikokore is a meal native to the Ijebu people from the southwestern part of Nigeria. Just like Ojojo, it’s made with water yam and also very similar to ekpang nkukwo. The final texture of this dish is similar to a pudding

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How to make Ojojo

Water Yam is the basis of several African and Nigerian dishes but nothing can prepare taste buds for these Ojojo or Water Yam Balls. Delicious and potentially easy to prepare, it makes a great snack and can also be paired

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Nigerian stews, sauces you can make without tomatoes

Tomatoes is a favorite staple in Nigeria, and so, a large number of people who cannot cope with the inflation in its price are hesitant to make the widely enjoyed stew and are now seeking alternative ways to make sauces

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