One pot meals

Chicken fried rice

Chicken fried rice or fried rice is the best and cheap way to feed a crowd in my opinion. You have a lot going on in this simple dish, there is no need worrying about additions. These are my simple steps I follow when making fried rice Meat: If using meat, please marinate your meat before frying. I have been…

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One pot meals, Sides

Coconut oil rice and beans

I love rice infused dishes. It is like eating a billion grain of infused flavours. Jollof is a classical example of billion grains of infused flavours, this gizzard rice is also a great example. I absolutely have no idea what I am saying but I am hoping I am making sense. This rice and beans is infused with coconut oil…

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Slow cooked coco yam with smoked herrings and mackerel, mpotopoto is a real comfort food any time, any day.
Ghana, One pot meals

Mackerel and Herrings Mpotopoto

Slow cooked coco yam with smoked herrings and mackerel, mpotopoto is a real comfort food any time, any day. When I was a kid, I had friends who would frown on mpotopoto. Why would you even do that?It is my thing you know. Just like a friend will choose aprepresa over jollof anyday, I will choose mpotopoto over aprepresa anyday.…

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One pot meals

Herrings and beans jollof

Herrings and beans jollof; a one pot wonder rice dish! Ignore the beef, the sausage, the plain, the chevron, the shrimp etc jollof, this is the real deal jollof. Yes herring and beans jollof. β€œDon’t shake your head. No! Don’t try and start a debate trend. Go and ask grandmother.” Print Herrings and beans jollof Prep Time 30 mins Cook…

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One pot meals

One pot gizzard and rice

You wouldn’t want to forgo this one. It’s the boom! I am so excited to share this recipe with you today. It is fool proof, takes less work and before you realize you have a nice exotic yumminess on your plate. This is what you have being needing this week. Take a break from the roadside kenkey, and make this.…

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