Togolese style grilled chicken using the holy trinity of ginger, garlic and onions with a touch of palm oil.
Africa, Barbecue and Grill, Poultry

Togolese style grilled chicken

Togolese style grilled chicken using the holy trinity of ginger, garlic and onions with a touch of palm oil. It just happens Togolese applaud the holy trinity of onions, garlic and ginger in seasoning meat. As a matter of fact, I think most West Africans love and use this. It is the basic and essential seasoning here in Ghana and…

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Real and easy chicken shawarma using Middles Eastern spices, this will leave your kitchen smelling lovely, like a spice store.
Barbecue and Grill, Poultry

Easy chicken shawarma

Real and easy chicken shawarma using Middles Eastern spices, this will leave your kitchen smelling lovely, like a spice store. Hey, any shawarma fans out there? Before we start, I need to make an apology β€œI am sorry to the restaurant I have been dashing cash to, I figured this shawarma out and I am coming there no more. But…

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Africa, Barbecue and Grill, Poultry, Stews and sauces

Kenya’s Chicken in Coconut Sauce (Kuku wa kupaka)

This Kenya’s chicken in coconut sauce is quite complex with its flavour combination. There is sweet, spicy, smoky, tangy, it’s just fantastic. Kuku wa kupaka shortened kukupaka is Swahili for chicken in coconut sauce. This is a specialty among the Mombasa people along the Kenya coast. It is a simple dish with mostly grilled chicken paired with a spicy coconut…

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The utimate grilled chicken using Ghana's kyinkyinga pepper (chinchiga)Β  or suya spice as it is called by some West Africans.
Barbecue and Grill, Ghana, Poultry

Ghana’s khebab spice grilled chicken (suya chicken)

Ghana’s khebab spice grilled chicken: The ultimate grilled chicken using Ghana’s kyinkyinga pepper (chinchiga)Β  or suya spice as it is called by some West Africans. Every bite of this chicken is a revelation on it’s own thanks to the yogurt in the marinade. The yogurt tenderizes the chicken and the meat absorbs the marinade to the bone. We love it…

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