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Foreign Flavours - Cameroon: Ndole, fufu and boiled plantains


While browsing the web for inspiration, I came across loads of interesting recipes, calling for exotic ingredients, such as njangsang (a type of pepper used a lot in Cameroonian cuisine), yams and plantains (which I’d heard of before but never used myself) and a very peculiar spice mix, … 951 more words


Chocolate Covered Plantain Chips

Yes. This is happening. Why? Because you only live once. Sweet and salty are a perfect marriage of flavors. Plus what isn’t better with chocolate? Shoot- people put it over bacon. 528 more words


Fiesta Venezuela

That last time I posted was January 31st, 2016. When I think back, it doesn’t actually seem that bad.

No. It’s bad. It’s been too long. 1,055 more words

This is something I concocted but there may be a recipe like this already out there; I have not looked. I’m sure it isn’t the most revolutionary use of plantains, but it was new for us. 263 more words

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God Bless Americas Brunch

If you do brunch like we do every week, you need to mix it up with a buffet every once and a while. Our last brunch buffet was at… 434 more words

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Little Unicoco, Big Taste in Authenticity

A few weeks ago during lunch, I was reminiscing with a good friend about my days when I lived in Rogers Park. The neighbourhood has since changed. 746 more words


El Pacífico: La Barra

I visited Cali, Colombia during Semana Santa, planning to take some salsa classes but finding the entire city to be closed. During Holy Week, everyone seems to vacate town. 449 more words