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Suya Beef Skewers – Nigeria

When I arrived in Lagos last week, I was greeted with a plate of suya. These peanut-dusted beef or chicken skewers are a classic Nigerian snack. 378 more words

African Bites

8. Tilapia, Prawns and Mango Salsa

Tilapia is a very popular fish used in West African cuisine. The first time I remember it paired with mango was at a Thai restaurant and I instantly fell in love.  254 more words


Sanaa - Disney World

If you are in Disney World, make sure you stop by the Animal Kingdom Resort. There is a restaurant called Sanaa in the resort that is amazing. 102 more words


The Difference Between Mulberries and Blackberries.

My taste buds must have done a happy dance this last weekend. While I was at the Farmer’s Market, I saw a man selling mulberries, a fruit that is extremely rare in the USA but popular in Africa and some parts of Asia. 273 more words

African Food

6. Spicy Watermelon

I decided to do something a bit lighter for today’s  post -This recipe combines grilled watermelon with suya spice and chilli flakes.

91% water and  6% sugar, watermelon is loaded with  essential nutrients (including vitamin C, beta-carotene, vitamins B1 and B6, lycopene, potassium and magnesium) which play a key role in maintaining healthy weight, reducing inflammation and promoting cardiovascular health. 129 more words


African Cuisine Recipe

Backed Chicken & Rice mixed Vegetables with Orange and Ginger Beer

6 Pieces Chicken Leg quarter

1/2 Cup Lemon Juice

1 Tablespoon Chicken Season

1 Teaspoon All Purpose Season… 75 more words


A TASTE OF HOME - A story by Ola Awonubi

The event was taking place in a modest two bed roomed house on Paradise Street, a row of brick houses battered by time and the last war. 441 more words

Short Stories