barbecued chicken

Easy Oven-Roasted Barbecued Chicken

Barbecued Chicken …Yess! Yes, I love my Chicken, funny how I hardly cook with Chicken, in fact, I don’t use Chicken for any Nigerian soups or stews, I’ll only eat them grilled or roasted or for intercontinental sauces. Anyway, this … Continue Reading—->

Nigerian suya

Nigerian Suya Recipe – Beef Suya

Nigerian suya is a very popular Nigerian street food snack. It is simply skewered meats covered with a spicy peanut spice mix and roasted to perfection. Beef or Chicken can be used for Nigerian Suya. I already have a recipe … Continue Reading—->


YamGizDodo – Peppered Yam, Gizzard and Plantain

YamGizDodo is simply a twist to the increasingly popular Nigerian GizDodo recipe. YamGizDodo  is a yummy fusion of Chicken Gizzard, Fried Plantain, Fried Yam. and spicy Tomato/Pepper stew. I was going to make GizDodo for breakfast today as I’d been craving … Continue Reading—->

Nigerian Chinchin

Nigerian Chinchin (Chin-chin)

Nigerian Chinchin is a popular Nigerian deep fried dough snack. Chinchin can also be baked though the baked version isn’t as popular as the fried version. Chinchin can be prepared hard, soft or in between. I like mine soft with just … Continue Reading—->

nigerian doughnuts

Nigerian Doughnuts (Donuts)

Nigerian Doughnuts are simply Nigerian style Doughnuts. For me, nothing beats home-made Doughnuts, they are simply delicious and rewarding, well, for the hard work and effort put into them. This recipe is pretty simple and all you need is just … Continue Reading—->

spicy frilled fish

Spicy Grilled Fish (Nigerian Style)

Spicy Grilled Fish was requested by a lovely Instagram follower last week. I’d always wanted to put up a recipe but never been so keen as I’m really not into fish, however this is my go-to Spicy Grilled Fish  recipe … Continue Reading—->

Stovetop popcorn

Stovetop Popcorn in 5 Minutes

Stovetop Popcorn is pretty much Popcorn made on a Stove (Hob) as opposed to using a Popcorn machine or microwave. When making Stovetop Popcorn, it’s advisable to use a heavy base saucepan/pot (Stainless steel preferably)  to prevent accidents. Make sure the … Continue Reading—->

Peri peri chicken

Peri Peri Chicken – Piri Piri Chicken

Peri Peri Chicken or Piri Piri Chicken is a popular Portuguese chicken recipe. Peri Peri Chicken is prepared with a marinade made with African Bird’s Eye Chilli also known as Piri Piri. Now, you know how the name came about. … Continue Reading—->

Scotch eggs

Scotch Eggs

Scotch Eggs are one of my favourite Nigerian snacks ever. My absolute best are Nigerian Chicken Pies, followed quite closely by Nigerian Meat Pies. I do realise Scotch eggs did not originate from Nigeria but they are so popular in … Continue Reading—->

Nigerian assorted peppered meats

Nigerian Assorted Peppered Meats – Party Style

Nigerian  Assorted Peppered Meats is a Nigerian party style peppered meats recipe. A party is never complete without Nigerian assorted Peppered Meats on the menu. Assorted Peppered meats are basically grilled or fried meats infused into spicy pepper sauce. For … Continue Reading—->

Yaji spice Beef Fajita

Yaji Spice Beef Fajitas

Yaji Spice Beef Fajitas – When Nigerian Suya meets Mexican Fajitas! This is simply a twist to the all too popular Mexican Steak Fajitas. It is a Yaji / Suya Spice infused Steak Fajitas recipe.

Honey glazed chicken

Honey Glazed Chicken Recipe…

If you love chicken and are somewhat of a sweet tooth, then this Honey Glazed Chicken recipe is just for you. It’s very easy to prepare, tastes absolutely yummy and will be a hit if you need to entertain guests … Continue Reading—->

crispy fried chicken

Crispy Fried chicken

Crispy fried chicken, what’s not to love? This is my go-to crispy fried chicken recipe, it’s easy and guarantees a satisfactory result each time. For this recipe, you’ll need regular SOFT chicken, hard chicken may not cook to perfection especially, … Continue Reading—->

Nigerian chicken pie

Nigerian Chicken Pie Recipe

Nigerian Chicken pie! I’m sure you’re wondering why I’ve got a Chicken Pie recipe up barely two weeks after putting up a Nigerian meat pie recipe. Well, I had a massive craving for Chicken Pies this weekend and thought to make … Continue Reading—->

Nigerian meat pie

Nigerian Meat Pie Recipe

Nigerian Meat Pie is my go-to Nigerian pastry. I always make sure I’ve got them stored away in my freezer so I can easily reach for them whenever I begin to crave junk food. Nigerian meat pie is quite easy … Continue Reading—->


GizDodo….Peppered Gizzard and Dodo!

Gizdodo! The awesome fusion of Gizdodo! Chicken Gizzard, Fried Plantain and Spicy Tomato Stew, what’s not to love?

Gizdodo is an increasingly popular dish in Nigerian homes and parties. It is usually served with rice dishes but it also makes a perfect  “small chops” snack or starter at Nigerian parties. I tasted Gizdodo for the first time at a baby shower in 2013 and I was swooned, who wouldn’t be? It’s a marriage between one of the yummiest parts of chicken and the much loved fried plantain, double yum!

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