Desserts

Chewy coconut candy AKA kube cake

I like to call it grated coconut clusters. Making kube cake is so simple. Yes, so simple; all you need is coconut, sugar and a little lemon juice to enable you get a soft caramel. Now after you have the above: 1. Crack a fleshy matured coconut, remove the brown bark, wash and grate coconut using preferably the small size…

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Stews and sauces

Beef stew

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 Beef stew Prep Time 10 mins Cook Time 1 hr Total Time 1…

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Breakfast, Snack

Sesame avocado on toast

Sesame+ Avocado+Pepper flakes+ Bread= Explosion in your mouth This is damn delicious, it is so good, I had to stop eating to post it. Who ever thought sesame+avocado+pepper will be so good. I cannot say more. I am off to finish this. Print Prep Time 5 mins Total Time 5 mins   Servings: 1 Ingredients 1 bread slice toasted 1/2…

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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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Ghanaian style of making pancakes, there is always a hint of nutmeg.
Desserts

Oldie but goodie pancake

Ghanaian style of making pancakes, there is always a hint of nutmeg. Writing this reminds me of that nestle advert in which a grandmother and granddaughter were competing over pancakes or something. What I loved about the advert was when the grandmother said twea nutmeg kakra gumu (put in a little nutmeg). These Ghanaian oldies and nutmeg. About seventeen years…

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Salad

Cucumber tomatoes avocado salad

Cucumber and tomatoes just got better with the addition of avocado! I don’t know if I have gone over-board with eating avocados,  posting avocado recipes or just dreaming avocados. I dreamt about avocados last night 🙁 But they are in season and I am sure you will want different ways of devouring it. Print Cucumber. tomatoes, avocado salad Prep Time…

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