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Famed Nigerian Street Foods Pt. #1


Street food is ready-to-eat food or drinks prepared and sold by a hawker, or vendor, in a street or other public place. Street cooking is an inherent aspect of Nigeria’s culture and a good source of income for rural and semi-educated men and women. 666 more words

Bean Cake

Dominican Tostones - fried plantain chips recipe

Let me introduce you to a ”vegetable banana” called plantain and often referred to as platano (Spanish).

Plantain and banana/©dariasdiaries

Plantains and bananas/©dariasdiaries

It’s a… 295 more words


Mango Rum Plátanos Calados (caramelized plantains)

I’ve got the sweetest treat for you after not blogging for about a month (my bad)! As it goes, life has been a little crazy for me lately, but I’m… 459 more words


El Porton Colombiano

One of the thousands of reasons I love living in California is its diversity of people, cultures and, correspondingly, food. We are blessed to have so many restaurant cuisines from around the globe within just a few miles from home. 578 more words


Plantain Chips with Spicy Peach Hummus

It’s snack time! I found plantains at the supermarket this week for .39 cents each! I instantly had a flashback to Minimalist Baker’s plantain chips… 250 more words


Coconut & Plantain Jam Cake with Dulce de leche Buttercream

This is a special birthday cake I made out of a recipe that I developed just for Sammu. Yes, the very same Sammu from Sammu ke Faloode… 541 more words