Thiakry Couscous

Thiakry Couscous The Thiakry (also called Degue, Chakery or Chakri) is a Senegalese dessert made with millet. This Thiakry couscous is a variable of that recipe. To be honest, I prefer the Thiakry couscous to the original Thiakry recipe.For this recipe, I used an Original Plain Pearled Couscous. The grain of Pearled Couscous is bigger …

Fufu (foofoo, fufuo, foufou or foutou)

Powder Foufou recipe

The foufou (fufu or foutou) is usually obtained by pounding yam, cassava or boiled plantain. But I’m going to take a shortcut: the powdered foufou flour! Fufu (Powder) is a white fermented carbohydrate food, produced from cassava, plantain, yam. Unlike the traditional product, which is in normally obtained in wet form and highly perishable, the …

Recipe of braised Chimichurri Red snapper

Braised Chimichurri Red snapper This colorful fresh, green and totally delicious chimichurri sauce doubles as a marinade and an accompaniment to steak, chicken and red snapper. This is a fun twist to braised red snapper. This recipe of braised red snapper is super tasty, traditional and incredibly easy to make. Chimichurri is garlicky sauce from …

Okra Soup (FétriDessi)

Okra Soup Okra Soup (FetriDessi) is one of the most popular and easy-to-prepare West African soups. The setup takes a lot of time. The okra needs to be washed and grated; the leaves (Gboma or Ogbono) needs to be washed and cut them roughly. Subsequently prepare the meat, smoked or dried fish and shellfish. Once …

Okra Soup

Okra Soup 1 small onion 2 tomatoes 2 hot pepper 1 cup palm oil Cooked Assorted meat, crab, shrimp and fish – I used a combination of turkey, crab, prawns  6 cups chopped okra 6 cups meat stock or water Blended seasoning (1 Onions, 1 clove, 1 allspice whole, 1 cloves of garlic, 1 tablespoon …