Rice

how to make ofada stew
nigerian soup, Rice, Stew

Ofada Stew Recipe

Ofada stew with  boiled eggs (stew soaked eggs). Oh yes please, honestly this ofada stew is one of the best things I have cooked recently, It is quick to make and requires few ingridients. I say this all the time, it is not quantity that makes good food but the […]

 
coconut rice and beans
Beans, Rice

Easy Coconut Rice and Beans

Rice and beans is a popular meal combination eaten in Nigeria; it is also popular in some part of West Africa too. I know of the Ghana waakye and the Hausa’s of the Northern part of Nigeria also have their own way of cooking it likewise. Rice and beans is a very tasty, hearty and easy meal to make.

 
tuwo-shinkafa
Food Menu, Rice

Tuwo Shinkafa/Rice Tuwo

I seriously can’t believe it took me almost twenty something years before I made my own tuwo shinkafa or rice tuwo/balls as fondly called. I have recently turned a nuisance but in a good way. Lol, if I’m meeting someone for the first time, ten minutes into our conversation I’m already talking about food or asking food related questions.

 
Nigerian Fried Rice, nigerian party foods, Rice

Pineapple Egg Fried rice

Nigerians and rice, we eat rice any day any time. We love it so much that we can strictly go on rice diet and not mind. Just recently, we had some Nigerians betraying our beloved parboiled white grain rice and went for some fancy rice/rice substitute like brown rice, quinoa, dark wild rice, bulgur and the likes. All these fancy super foods, all in the name of watching our heights! 

 
Rice, sauce, Stew

Easy Coconut Chicken Curry

I’m all very excited, as my little one would be starting school this week. It is amazing how quickly they grow. I have promised her I won’t cry the day I drop her off at school, I’m all emotional typing this now. My little fighter ready to face the world all on her own. To all first time parents sending their little ones to school this month,

 
Rice, Weekly food menu

Palm Oil Rice (Iwuk Edesi)

I have just had an eventful 48 hours; 3 hours of it was me dancing away my sorrows like I have no worries in the world and the last 24 hours of that time was me thinking about how dubious and rude some people can be. The bottom line of the last 24hours for me is to beware of people one opens his/her doors to and if you are going to leave your keys with them, 

 
lunch, plantain, Rice

Nigerian-Style meatballs with Rice

Hello my lovelies, it’s been some few days I posted on here and it feels like ages, anyway how are you and hope you all missed me? Lol.  Today’s recipe was dinner some few nights ago and I tell you it blew minds away (Well, If I do say so myself). I cooked an itallian dish in a very Nigerian way just the way my mama taught me. 

 
nigerian party foods, Rice

Easy Coconut Rice

Hello folks, how is your weekend going? Last Sunday was father’s day and I thought of what to cook apart from our usuals at home. I seldom cook this type of coconut rice but when I do, I always make sure I hit it on the head. When you cook coconut rice, you don’t want to be messing about with spices. 

 
Fish, Rice, sauce, Stew

Easy Stir Fry Sauce

Ramadan is around the corner and here is wishing all my Muslim friends the best and strength as they embark on the 30 days fasting.  This easy stir fry sauce is for all my foodies who like to be in and out of the kitchen like a thunderbolt.