How to make Peanut Butter

How to make Peanut Butter

Welcome to another one of my how-to series. Today I'd be showing you very easy ways to make your own peanut butter. I promise you, you'd dump the store bought brands once you know how to do this. Making peanut butter is as simple as ABC. In fact I have never bought a jar of … Continue reading How to make Peanut Butter

Fried Plantain on Skewers

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

Plantain Lasagna

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

Red Velvet Pancakes

Red Velvet Pancakes

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

Plantain Sandwich

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

Crepes with Custard Vanilla Ice Cream drizzled with Maltina Reduction. 

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. 

Blueberry Pancakes (drizzled with date syrup) with a glass of Frozen Yoghurt and fruits. 

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 ; Fitfam Option

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

Tigernut Pap

Tigernut Pap

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 Pap

Ofada Rice Stir Fry with Roasted Chicken

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