Jollof with beef
Africa, Beef, Ghana, One pot meals

Beef jollof

Beef jollof: Ghana’s  one pot rice dish with beef. This beef jollof  is made using this  jollof stew with succulent tender fried beef. Beef tends to tough and I mostly boil it rather than steam it to make them tender before frying it. I have other jollof variations on the site like tuna jollof with carrots and green beans, herrings and beans jollof, coconut…

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Africa, Beef, Stews and sauces

Ghanaian beef stew

Ghanaian beef stew; fried beef in a rich tomato gravy. Nothing beats a classic beef stew over rice. The luscious tomato gravy over tenderly well seasoned fried beef. I love beef or I just love food. This takes a while to prepare but it is worth the wait. The best foods take time according to ……. Print Ghanaian beef stew…

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West Africa's one pot wonder rice dish. Herrings and beans jollof beats all jollof on the dinner table.
Africa, Ghana, One pot meals

Beans and herrings jollof

West Africa’s one pot wonder rice dish. Beans and herrings jollof beats all jollof on the dinner table.   Ignore the beef, the sausage, the plain, the chevron, the shrimp etc jollof, this is the real deal jollof. Yes beans and herrings jollof. “Don’t shake your head. No! Don’t try and start a debate trend. Go and ask grandmother.” Print…

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Africa, Drinks

Pineapple pawpaw smoothie

Pineapple pawpaw smoothie: very refreshing smoothie using pineapple and pawpaw with the addition of ginger. When my three-year old niece took a sip of this, I was expecting her to say “no, I don’t like it!” But this is so good, she kept on sipping and grinning. This is what this smoothie does, it makes you smile. With the sun…

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