Category: Sauces & Soups

Sauces & Soups

Ivorian cuisine, Sauces & Soups

Chicken Kédjenou

Chicken Kédjenou 1 chicken  1 eggplant peeled, sliced and salted 2 onions, chopped 1 hot chili pepper, seeded and chopped 3-4 tomatoes, peeled and chopped ginger, one small piece, peeled and minced 1 bay leaf 2 cloves of garlic, minced 1 cube  Marinate the chicken and let rest for 4 hours  Combine all ingredients into […]

Sauces & Soups

Guinea Fowl Tomato stew & Plain Okra soup

Guinea Fowl Tomato stew 1 Guinea Fowl (Cut into parts) 1 medium sized Onion, chopped 1 teaspoon parsley 1 teaspoon Ginger 1 teaspoon black pepper 4 Garlic cloves, minced 1 Seasoning Cubes Salt to taste 7 medium plum Tomatoes 1 medium Red bell pepper 1 Onion 1 tablespoon tomato paste 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1 […]

Appetizers, Sauces & Soups

Garlic Butter Shrimp

Garlic Butter Shrimp To make the Garlic Butter Shrimp, the Shrimps are seared in garlic butter and sprinkled with parsley. This recipe of Garlic Butter Shrimp is a very simple preparation. These garlic butter shrimp have just a few ingredients (butter, medium shrimp, garlic, lemon, fresh parsley leaves) and can be on the table in […]

Sauces & Soups

Meatballs with Sauce

Meatballs with Sauce Milk (whole, 2%, or skim) ½ cup Fine breadcrumbs ½ cup Combine the milk and breadcrumbs Ground meat (beef, pork, turkey, chicken, or veal, or a mix) 1.5 lb. lean Eggs 2 medium Parsley 1/4 cup, finely minced Garlic 1 clove, finely minced Onion 1 medium, finely chopped Ginger 1 tablespoon, powder […]

Sauces & Soups

Chicken tangine

Chicken tangine   Saffron water: A large pinch of saffron + 1 cup of warm water. You can store up to 1 month in the fridge. 1.5 kg chicken (cut into pieces) 1 teaspoon of saffron water. The pulp of 1 large preserved lemon (or 2 small ones) A handful of fresh cilantro and parsley […]

Sauces & Soups, Togolese cuisine

Fried Okra stew

Fried Okra stew 2½ cups of freshly chopped Okra 1/2 cup of palm oil 1 onion 1 tablespoon dry grounded crayfish Lanhoinhoin (salted fish) A picnh of baking soda 2-3 cup meat stock (or water) 1lb cooked meat Smoked fish boiled egg (optional) 2  Habanero peppers 1 teaspoon garlic 1 teaspoon ginger cube  Spinach (optional) […]

Main dishes, Sauces & Soups

Jollof Couscous & Turkey Wings

Jollof Couscous & Turkey Wings 4 turkey wings (2 tablespoon garlic, 1 teaspoon ginger, 1 teaspoon paprika, 1/2 teaspoon pepper, salt, 1 cube – 2 cloves, 2 bay leaves, 2 allspice) 1kg couscous 1 cube 2 fresh tomatoes puree The small box of concentrated tomato (a pinch of bicarbonate) The vegetables of your choice: carrots, […]