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Lamb Bredie
2 years ago

Lamb Bredie

Dr. Tuleka Prah is a filmmaker, food enthusiast, and avid traveler. In an effort to bring together her three passions, she created “My African Food Map.” Dr. Prah …
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Chicken Suya Pizza
2 years ago

Chicken Suya Pizza

Try this unique foray into Nigerian-Italian fusion by Nma Jewel Okpara, the founder of the food blog, the Nigerian Lazy Chef. Suya is kebab, marinated in a special …
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Pull-apart Samosa Bread
2 years ago

Pull-apart Samosa Bread

Chef Sanjana is founder of the food blog K.O. Rasoi, named for her grandfathers who were famous East African chefs. Her featured recipes are inspired by her Indian …
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Jus Papaye: Haitian Papaya Smoothie
2 years ago

Jus Papaye: Haitian Papaya Smoothie

I typically don’t care much for papaya, but after my longtime Haitian roommate made me this delicious papaya drink, I opened my mind to picking it up …
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Coconut Crusted Red Snapper with Sweet Wild Black Rice
3 years ago

Coconut Crusted Red Snapper with Sweet Wild Black Rice

Spice saveur, Essie Bartels, has a line of delectable Ghanaian-inspred spices and sauces. Founded in 2011, the exquisite brand seeks to create a fusion between different culinary skills and tastes …
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Nigerian Moin Moin Recipe
3 years ago

Nigerian Moin Moin Recipe

Moin moin is essentially a steamed spicy bean cake. Read below to find out how to make this delicious and healthy Nigerian specialty.  

Ingredients

Recipe: Green Mango Compote by Chef Pierre Thiam
3 years ago

Recipe: Green Mango Compote by Chef Pierre Thiam

Here is a simple and easy to prepare recipe from Chef Pierre!

 

Green Mango Compote

Ingredients

  • 1/2-cup water
  • 1/2-cup honey
  • 1/2-cup fresh lime juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon grated lime …
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Zobo Drink
4 years ago

Zobo Drink

Zobo drink also known as  roselle juice, sorrel drink, or bissap is made from dried hibiscus flowers. It is widely consumed in West Africa, the Caribbean, and parts of Asia.


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Haitian Inspired Spiced Corn
4 years ago

Haitian Inspired Spiced Corn

Ingredients

  • 2 Ears of Corn
  • 1/4 Teaspoon of Black Pepper
  • 3 Tablespoons of Melted Butter
  • 1/4 Teaspoon of Paprika
  • 1 Teaspoon of ground Garlic powder
  • 1/2 Teaspoon of Cinnamon …
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Plantain Chips and Salsa
4 years ago

Plantain Chips and Salsa

 Igbekere/Plantain Chip Ingredients

  • 4 Unripe plantains (almost like about to become ripe but not totally green)
  • 1 Tspn of salt (I used all purpose seasoning on mine for added …
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