This is yet another clever way to serve your plantain as finger food while hosting guests. You need Plantain Mini burger or Minced meat *spices and seasoning optional Vegetable Oil to fry Simply cut plantains in circles, fry till golden brown. To acompany the plantain you can use mini burgers or make some minced meat… Continue reading Fried Plantain on Skewers
My romance with plantain has made experiment with all sorts of appealing ways to cook and present plantain. Here is one of them. This was inspired by Ugo Joy Eke - Okoro' s post on Bella Naija, last year. Here goes. 6 Plantains 3kg minced meat 1 table spoon of Garlic (minced) Pepper Onion Carrot… Continue reading Plantain Lasagna
Can't believe I almost forgot to put up a post about my favourite pancake of all time. Red Velvet Pancakes inspired by Terry Adido for Grated Nutmeg. Recipe 1 Cup All Purpose Flour 1 Cup Buttermilk (You can make this by adding 1/2 tsp of Vinegar to 1 cup of milk. Remove 1/2 tsp milk… Continue reading Red Velvet Pancakes
I used to think I loved plantain until i met Le Hubs, his next best food asides beans is plantain, one food you'd always find in my store is a bunch of ripe plantains, hence the need to always find ingenious ways to make plantain, this is one of his favorites aside the plantain waffle… Continue reading Plantain Sandwich
One more post in honor of the national pancake day. Honestly this post is really about the icecream, lol Recipe 2 1/2 cups cold cooked custard (this is made using by dissolving instant custard powder with a little portion of water, then boiling hot water is poured into it, stirring continously till it thickens and… Continue reading Crepes with Custard Vanilla Ice Cream drizzled with Maltina Reduction.
Still in honor of the Pancakes Day, here is another one of my pancakes Recipe 2 cups sifted self rising flour 3 medium sized eggs 1/8 cup powdered milk 10g unsalted butter ( room temp) 1 tsp Vanilla essence 1/2 tsp butterscotch flavour 1/8 tsp salt Sugar 1/2 cup water 1 cup fresh blueberries Veg… Continue reading Blueberry Pancakes (drizzled with date syrup) with a glass of Frozen Yoghurt and fruits.
Plantain Waffles with Bacon wrapped omelette and lettuce, and Sweet Soy/Pepper Syrup. Not a piece was left on the plate! Recipe. Plantain Waffles • 2 Ripe Plantain • 1 teaspoon of Cayenne pepper (ground pepper /Ata gigun) * Salt to taste optional * 1 egg optional,( you can use 1/8 cup… Continue reading Plantain Waffles ; Fitfam Option
I was gisting with my mum and she made a remark about Tigernuts' starch content (one Tigernut is said to have 5 times more starch than a small potato). Then I wondered what would happen to that starch when boiled. So i opened a bottle of Tigernut Milk poured it in a pot on medium… Continue reading Tigernut Ogi ( Pap )
Sometime ago in #fitfam land some people where tormenting me with awesome pictures Bulgar Stir fry. And as I don't have access to Bulgar I made up my mind I'd do it with Rice. And because I'm weight watching if I have to eat rice , it has to be Ofada Rice for me. This… Continue reading Ofada Rice Stir Fry with Roasted Chicken
I made this meal on one of those days when I craved for Concoction rice -that life saving meal back in Uni days- it tasted so good. Recipe 2 cups Ofada Rice 2Red and 5Green scotch bonnet (Ata rodo)roughly blended *4 Green chill pepper (optional) roughly blended 1/2 cup Chopped onions 1 small Smoked Catfish… Continue reading Ofada Concoction Rice