Fried Peppered Beef Stew

This stew is not for the fit am crew – this stew is for those craving that hot and fiery mixed beef stew that takes them back home to Nigeria. I made this last week after a weekend away. After a lovely weekend of eating and sightseeing, I craved that home cooked dish and this…

Easy Banana Loaf

I have had some epic cake fails in my time and all will be revealed in good time, but this simple recipe never fails me. I don’t consider myself good at baking, but one day, I’ll get there! I’d love to make this with some Nigerian bananas when next I go home as I miss…

Corned Beef Stew

“… Is there more corned beef stew?” When you hear those words, you know you’ve managed to turn something so boring into something so yummy! As it was the August Bank holiday, I decided to revisit as old favourite of mine – Corned Beef Stew. This was one of the first dishes I learnt how to…

World Jollof Day – Mid Week Jollof Recipe

Voila – Enjoy your jollof Apparently it’s World Jollof Day! I could have missed it if I didn’t catch up on bellanaija and sisiyemmie – thanks guys! I also saw that people are sharing their Jollof rice recipes all over the net so here’s my mid week Jollof – perfect for after work when only Jollof rice…

Garlic and Herbs Roast Lamb

I’m so excited to present my first dish on my blog! Yay! I decided to do something a little special and new – Garlic and herb roasted shoulder of lamb – whoop! This is my very first time roasting a piece of lamb and I was a little nervous. I faffed around my lil’ lamb…