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Plantain FuFu

Plantain FuFu

Tags: Plantain

Fresh green plantains, often known as unripe plantains in Nigeria, make an excellent African swallow meal.

Health Benefits Of Miracle Fruit

Health Benefits Of Miracle Fruit

Is miracle fruit good for health? Is miracle fruit a superfood? Miracle fruit is gaining popularity in different countries because it is nutrient-rich and has taste-altering properties. It has different names like miracle plant, berry, and red berry. Miracle fruit is commonly known as red berries, and its scientific name is Synsepalum dulcificum. Its size is almost like a coffee bean. See also: Fruits That Start With M and Best Fruits For Muscle Gain. Miracle fruit originated from west and central Africa and countries like Nigeria, Congo, and Ghana. People love to eat miracle fruit because it is very beneficial...

African Inspired Peanut + Sweet Potato Soup

African Inspired Peanut + Sweet Potato Soup

Karina's wonderful African inspired bean and sweet potato peanut soup recipe. Slurp worthy. Gluten-free.

Lamb Kabobs with Grilled Eggplant & Mint-Yogurt Sauce

Lamb Kabobs with Grilled Eggplant & Mint-Yogurt Sauce

Having trained at the Ritz-Escoffier culinary school in Paris, Mary is a fabulous cook and has started to create her own African-inspired dishes. A recent post for North African Lamb Kabobs with Grilled Eggplant Salad caught my attention, so on evening last week I decided to make them for dinner.

Unique Reasons Why You Should Start Using African Shea Butter

Unique Reasons Why You Should Start Using African Shea Butter

Tags: Butter

African shea butter has been used for centuries in Africa for everything from skin and hair care to cooking. Derived from African shea tree

Eggplant Chermoula

Eggplant Chermoula

Many of us has no clue about word "Chermoula". It's North-African spice paste, which can  be used as a rub or seasoning. Sabrina uses som...

West African Sweet Potato & Peanut Soup

West African Sweet Potato & Peanut Soup

This vegan, gluten-free West African Peanut Soup, made with beta carotene-packed sweet potatoes and just the right amount of peanut butter, spells tasty, nutritious comfort food. Serve with a garlic toast or on a bed or brown rice. 

Spicy Moroccan Chickpeas

Spicy Moroccan Chickpeas

This is an easy, unusual side dish with the flavors of North Africa. You could use white beans if you prefer, but chickpeas would be more traditional

Tahini

Tahini

Tahini   (Arabic tahina) or sesame paste is a paste of ground sesame seeds used in cooking. North African/West Asian tahini is made of hull...

Yellow Dock Uses And Benefits

Yellow Dock Uses And Benefits

Yellow dock (Rumex Crispus) is a perennial herb in the buckwheat family. The plant is native to Europe, Asia, and North Africa.

Green Shakshuka

Green Shakshuka

Tags: Dish, Meal, Healthy

A Central Amercian twist on the classic North African shakshuka. Made with tomatillos, green onions, green bell peppers, jalapenos and garlic, this flavorful dish makes a healthy meal any time of the day!

Jollof Rice

Jollof Rice

Flavorful West African Jollof Rice is so amazing, brown rice cooked in pureed tomatoes, bell pepper, ginger, onion, garlic and thyme.

Lauki Koftas

Lauki Koftas

Lauki Koftas is an indian dish; a bottle gourd dumpling into a hot curry sauce. This vegetable goes by many names; Calabash, opo, Lauki, bottle gourd…It’s origin is from Africa although…

Sanaa Disney Gluten Free Review - Let Them Eat Gluten Free Cake

Sanaa Disney Gluten Free Review - Let Them Eat Gluten Free Cake

This is a Sanaa Disney gluten free review. Sanaa is a restaurant at Animal Kingdom Lodge at Disney World. The menu is Indian-inspired African dishes.

Kanna Extract: Everthing you Need to Know

Kanna Extract: Everthing you Need to Know

Tags: Insomnia

Kanna extract, or Sceletium tortuosum, has been used by the native people of South Africa to treat anxiety and insomnia for centuries.

Easy Bobotie Recipe | Traditional Curried South African Beef or Lamb Dish

Easy Bobotie Recipe | Traditional Curried South African Beef or Lamb Dish

A ground beef or lamb easy bobotie recipe includes savory aromatics plus raisins, mango chutney and apple. The topping is an egg-based custard

MIDDLE EASTERN SEMOLINA CAKE WITH SIMPLE SYRUP (BASBOUSA, NAMOURA, OR HARISSA)

MIDDLE EASTERN SEMOLINA CAKE WITH SIMPLE SYRUP (BASBOUSA, NAMOURA, OR HARISSA)

This cake is one of the most popular in the Middle East. It is also widely known across many Balkan and North African countries. You can find it everywhere, from restaurants to bakeries. There's always someone offering you a piece. Semolina is the key ingredient, no matter what country you have it from. However, depending on the country, it could contain shredded coconut, almond or pistachio powder. It's baked till golden then removed from the oven and immediately and generously soaked with suga

Benefits of Teff

Benefits of Teff

Tags: Diet

Teff is a traditional food in eastern African cuisine. There are so many benefits of teff, making this grain perfect to add to your diet.

Rustic One Pan Chicken Roast -

Rustic One Pan Chicken Roast -

Facebook0Tweet0Pin0Yummly0Email0LinkedIn0Print0 As I am sitting here I am happy to announce that we have been blessed with a holiday at one of the most beautiful parts of South-Africa, Kwazulu, Natal.  It has been quite cool in the rest of our otherwise sunny country, but fortunately we have not felt too much of the cold snap […]

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