Foodies Festival (Oxford 2017)

It’s been a while guys, I know but I am back again. I was privileged to attend the foodies festival in Oxford this year thanks to the Co-opfood. The foodies festival runs for 3 days (Friday-Sunday), it’s packed with food, music, and food classes.  I had such a great time and I was so stuffed…

Delicious Pork chops 

I am obviously getting bored of the Sunday rice tradition, every Nigerian knows the Sunday rice rule. But we are not having that today. This is a simple marinade recipe, you can use it for anything but today I am using it for my pork chops.  Ingredients: 6 pork chops 2tbs smoked paprika  1tbs cayenne…

Valentine’s Day 

The 14th of  February is a day I usually look forward to, it has never been about spending time with a partner it’s more about the food. (Low-key lie)😂, unfortunately I am not with my boyfriend on this red and white day but this would have been a perfect dinner for him. I am happy…

Easy Chilli con carne

When your friend says she wants to make you dinner then ends up sending you to make it. I used to hate chilli, because of the kidney beans, but now it’s one of my favourite. It’s easy and quick to prepare and I always recommend it to university students.  Ingredients: 500g minced beef 1 onion…

Oven Grilled Chicken ( Marinade.)

My ultimate marinade for chicken. It never disappoints and we all know how important it is to marinate your chicken. Marinating overnight is very important to me , chicken always comes out tasty.  Ingredients  One whole chicken 2/3 whole red onions  2Tbs Thyme 6 cloves of Garlic Ginger 3TbsOlive oil Salt Bouillon cubes Pepper (for…

Nigerian Fried rice (special fried rice)

This seems to be a headace for people , I get people complaining to me about it,  but I tell you it is easier than good old jollof rice. It is that rice dish that every form of veg is welcome to the party, but let’s make it simple today, shall we? I do call…

How To have a good Barbecue! 

It’s summer time, if you live in England this is pure joy, we are finally back to having good weather and that calls for a good barbecue. So during the weekend I organised a bbq, good food, drinks And of course good company. This post will be about how I prepared and executed it.  Marinating…

Nigerian style Jollof Rice (long grain rice)

This will be the second recipe of jollof rice, the first one was with basmati rice and  a lot of people seem not to like basmati rice. I love it and I hardly eat long grain. We all know the importance of jollof rice in west africa especially Nigeria and Ghana. The number one party…

Plantain porridge with peppered meat and snail 

Unripe plantain porridge has to be one of my favourite dish, it’s all sort of delicious, and we know unripe plantain is healthy , the fiber content reduces cholesterol level , it has a low carbohydrate content and it can serve as a diet for the control of weight. There are so many advantages but…

Suya wings 

This is perfect for a chilled day in . Or when you have your friends over . Grab a cold drink sit back and relax.  Ingredients  3 tablespoons Suya spice (I didn’t get the one that was too hot)  1.1 chicken wings .  Salt  1 /2 maggi cube 1tablespoon garlic and ginger paste 1/2 tbs…

Beef Suya and Naija infusion suya spice review

I have fallen into the trap of making suya often since I started buying Naija infusion suya spice. Suya is a spicy grilled meat said to have originated from the Hausa’s. The spice is made of peanut spice rub/peanut powder extract, alongside other spices. You can use your choice of meat, but I will be…

Chicken Suya Stir fry Wrap

This colorful chicken stir fry wrap with a twist , The suya spice adds the unique flavour to it. It is easy to prepare and for days when you are feeling too lazy to make a full meal. It can be served with rice, noodles, crisp lettuce or tortilla wraps. Ingredients: 400g chicken breast (cut…