Dodo Ikire

Dodo Ikire

Quote of the day: “Dodo Ikire shows to us that we can always create and re-create our realities; that our ideas will never run out until we stop thinking; that we can turn what may perish into what we can cherish. Dodo Ikire tells us that life is about i...

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Sausage rolls

Sausage rolls

Sausage rolls like meat pie (recipe HERE) is one of the most popular Nigerian pastry. I rarely eat sausage rolls because most sausages are made from pork and as a muslim girl that is a big no for me. I get the beef sausages and use instead but they are not re...

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Doughnuts- Updated Version

Doughnuts- Updated Version

I have a doughnut recipe on the blog but this one right here beats the old recipe hands down when it comes to softness and fluffiness. This recipe gives super light, soft and fluffy doughnuts. You know when you experiment with something and you make a bang? ...

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Semolina cake

Semolina cake

If like me you don’t really fancy semolina swallow there are other ways to eat semolina. One is semolina cereal and another is semolina cake. Semolina cake has a gritty feel and I love the grainy texture. It’s delicious and simple to make. You c...

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Chicken Pie

Chicken Pie

Chicken pie like meatpie is a popular Nigerian snack. I am posting this chicken pie recipe simply because the dough recipe is different to the meatpie recipe i posted. For meatpie recipe click HERE. This is another way I make meatpie or chicken pie pastry. The...

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Madeira Cake

Madeira Cake

Madeira cake is similar to Victoria sponge cake. The main difference between these two cakes is addition of more flour to Madeira. Madeira got it’s name ‘Madeira cake’ because it was traditionally served with a small glass of Madeira wine. ...

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Kelewele

Kelewele

Kelewele is a Ghanaian snack or side dish made with ripe plantains and seasoned with spices. This dish is quite easy to make. It is like friend plantain but trust me the flavour of the spices set this dish apart from plain fried plantain. My friend and neighbo...

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Puff Puff

Puff Puff

Puff Puff is a popular Nigerian snack. It is deep fried similarly to doughnut. It is easy to make and requires just few ingredients. Here is recipe for fluffy Puff Puff. Preparation time: Total time: 2 hours INGREDIENTS 200g plain flour 70g sugar 1/4 teaspoon ...

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Doughnuts

Doughnuts

Doughnuts are not the healthiest of snacks but they are yummy and come in different varieties. Round doughnuts, ring dougnuts, jam filled, sugar coated, icing glazed..you name it! Lol. This recipe is yeast based. I also have one that does not call for yeast wh...

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Nigerian Meat Pie

Nigerian Meat Pie

Meat pie is a snack most Nigerian people love to eat. It’s filled with meat, carrot and potatoes. However, you can add other ingredients to this. I’ve been baking meat pies a lot recently and this is because my first daughter and hubby likes eat...

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