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African food is a term used to collectively refer to the types of food eaten in the different regions of the African continent. African cuisine is mostly characterized by the wide usage of locally available fruits, ... More »
Looking for a tasty Onigiri recipe? This video will give you 7 variations to the dish. Watch how the chef prepares the traditional Onigiri with 7 different fillings. Treat your family to this delicacy today. - 145.671
How-to Make Eggplant Salad
Have you ever tried to prepare traditional eggplant salad at home? Many versions of this salad are made throughout the Mediterranean. This one, slightly spicy, is North African. The grilled vegetables appearing in this salad have a sweet, smoky flavor that... - 145.423
West African Fish Balls Stew
Finally, we have an authentic West African Fish balls stew! Slightly time consuming but totally worth it. Enjoy this so called soupe de boulette de poisson with hot steamed rice, - 143.595
Moroccan Vegetable Tagine With Couscous
1. In large soup pot heat oil over medium heat.
2. Cook adding onion, garlic and carrot and stir 5 to 6 minutes.
3. Add cumin, paprika, turmeric, cayenne pepper and cinnamon to pot.
4. Continue to cook and stir for 3 to 4 more minutes, until spices... - 134.536
Liberian Pumpkin Soup
Liberian Pumpkin Soup is more like a thick stew and it is served over rice. And I wonder how thick would their actual stews be. Hmm! But seriously, I think that it would be a fantastic dish, especially because I love a nice thick stew over steamed rice. - 134.49
Yellow Peanut Rice
This rice is authentic South Indian rice made on several occasions. It is simple and tastes really good. Watch the video to learn about the different ingredients and method of preparing it. - 133.493
Ethiopian Berbere Spice Mix
The Ethiopians love their stews! So to make a good Ethiopian stew, you will need the Berbere spice mix. If you have an African store near where you live, the you can buy it, else watch and learn from Oumou from this video! Besides, you can make under 15... - 133.269
Wondering what to do with leftover cooked rice which has gone a bit sticky? Try making this Korean rice seaweed and lamb meatballs. These Jumuk Bap is similar to the Japanese Yaki Onigiri. It is a wonderful idea for a party appetizer because these meatballs... - 132.415
Nigerian Puff Puff
Though this dish is a popular street food snack in all of Africa, the Nigerians love it the most. It is called Puff Puff in Nigeria. Oumou shows us how to make them in this video. Serve with a hot tomato sauce or eat it as them as they are. Enjoy! - 132.358
Tomato Salad With Hot Chilli Oil Dressing
Just back from South Africa, Robin gets with her a salad recipe inspired by the one served at her hotel. It uses chili oil for the dressing which makes it one hot salad. Juicy tomatoes and the hot dressing are going to be a treat for all salad lovers. - 130.959
Kosambri or carrot salad is a very healthy and delicious way to eat vegetables. It is simple to make and retains all the nutrition. Watch this video and try this simple recipe. - 129.198
Want to pep up your chicken real spicy and saucy - here is the perfect recipe. Chicken marinated in berber rub is baked and then drizzled with zesty Berber sauce for doubling up the effect. Your guests are surely going to love this doubled zing. Go through... - 124.66
Merguez Style Ground Meat
1. MARINADE: Using a mortar and a pestle, mix the ground spices, the fennel seeds, and coriander seeds together until they are completely crushed.
2. Add the Harissa sauce to the mortar and continue mixing.
3. Put the sliced garlic cloves to... - 124.108
Moroccan Grilled Lamb Chops
1. In a large bowl place the lamb chops.
2. Add the chopped mint leaves, parsley, crushed garlic cloves, olive oil, and spices to the bowl. Mix well.
3. Put a little bit of water to dilute the mixture. Mix well.
4. Cover the bowl with a plastic... - 124.054
Vegetables Tajine Berber Style
This video shows an authentic Moroccan dish cooked in a traditional Moroccan tajine. The vegetables here are cooked in a berber style. Berbers are natives of Morocco living in the Atlas mountains known for their delicious tagine. Serve this vegetable tajine... - 122.221
Fish And Eggplant Stew
How would you call a stew with a combination of fish, meat, eggplant and tomatoes? Probably not fish stew or meat stew. I don’t know how to call this delicious stew in English but this stew happen to be one of the most delicious among Guinean stews. It... - 120.095
Quick And Easy Rice And Beans
Got some leftover rice from last night dinner? Just pair it with some beans and you have a delicacy that is loaded with proteins, is quick to make and is low fat too. Perfect for a comforting weeknight meal or casual entertaining, this slow-cooker Caribbean... - 119.682
Stuffed Tuna And Banana Pancake
This dessert is a hot favorite with kids! Stuffed tuna and banana pancake is a yummy dish which is low in fat. No artificial additives are used in any of the ingredients. Serve it with cucumber and fresh coriander or fresh fruits like strawberry, watermelon... - 119.459
Steamed Bean Pudding
Moi Moi or Moyin Moyin is a delicious and rich steamed bean pudding. The recipe is very popular in Nigeria but also in many West African countries. In Gambia Moi Moi is called Olele where fish is always added. This is just a basic recipe for Moyin Moyin ,... - 118.941
South African Doughnut
This koeksister Recipe is simple and very easy to follow. Koeksisters are those sweet, sticky and delicious South African doughnut. The doughnuts are twisted or plait and diped in a sweet and lemony cold syrup. Koeksisters are often served as desert or snack.... - 117.851
Chicken Curry - Curry Au Poulet
Can you imagine that few months ago I didn’t even know about this wonderful dish? It’s only now that I realize that I was missing a lot. This dish has been introduce to me by a Senegalese friend (Thanks to him), after eating it for few months, I found... - 117.465
East African Donuts
Mandazi are those sweet and yummy East African donuts. They are known with different names depending on the Ethnic or location. Some called them Maandazi, Mahamri or Mamri. These are made from flour and deep fried in hot oil. They can also be baked for a... - 117.093
Zesty Chicken In Cumin Sauce
Spice up your chicken with a few storecupboard ingredients and spices and a traditional African recipe for a great value midweek meal. Full of flavor and protein, this hearty, healthy, and not to forget, spicy chicken curry is fusion at it’s finest (you... - 116.927
African Eggplant Stew With Fish
You will definitely like this African Eggplant Stew with Fish if you like eggplants and curry. This is a country style preparation. The fish and eggplant go really well together. Take a look and try it out. - 116.81
Chicken And Plantain Poulet Dg
Chicken and plantains are two important ingredients used a lot in the African cuisine. And my favorite way to enjoy both of them is with this recipe of the Cameroon called Poulet DG which is a dish of chicken, plantains and vegetables. This recipe is not... - 116.66
African Coconut Rice
African Coconut Rice is a nice side dish to have once in a while. It is a good alternate for the regular rice when you are bored of it. It is fluffy and flavorful. Perfect for any curry. Bon Appétit! - 116.602
Suya - Barbecued African Kebab
Bring the flavors of Africa to your platter with this spicy, colorful African suya kebab. Drizzled with spicy chili sauce, these scrummy kebabs are sure to leave you begging for more. And the good thing is that preparing them hardly warrants any back-breaking... - 116.489
Ethiopian Doro Wat
Ethiopian Doro Wat has righteously been named the national dish of the country. Watch this recipe video for the details of this rich and rustic chicken curry. You will definitely make it again if you try it once. Bon Appétit! - 116.322
This is another delicious way to cook spaghetti, it is simple, easy , delicious and healthy, this dish is full of flavor and color. The addiction of vegetables makes this recipe stand from the other spaghetti recipe. Try this delicious spaghetti dish and I... - 116.189
African Cassava Leaves Stew
For all those, who prefer to get adventurous with their palate here is an African Cassava Leaves Stew. This is a unique recipe and you should be open for different flavors to try it. Watch this recipe video, where it is prepared with meat, fish and peanuts.... - 115.61
African Beef Soup
African Beef Soup is a hearty dish that can also be served as a main course with some bread or rice. Watch this video recipe for this simple dish that calls for a few ingredients and is very economic. Give it a try! - 115.607
This boiled chicken recipe was suggested to me by Atou Mahoun. She says that this dish is called “Zalam-zalaina” which means “just boiled” In north Cameroon and southern Chad . This boiled chicken is very easy to make and extremely yummy. I have... - 115.52
Lamb Meat Skewers - Moroccan Eid-el-adha Specials
This is an impressive video that displays how to make delicious lamb meat skewers. Moroccan lamb meat skewers is so easy to make and absolutely delicious. So see the video and try out this super simple recipe at home and your guests are surely bound to ask... - 115.029
African Fish Ball Stew
Fish curry gets a new avatar in this African Fish Ball Stew. Watch this video to learn this simple and flavorful dish. To make it easier, you can use boneless fish fillets. Try this dish for a change! - 114.011
Morning Banana Pancakes
Pancakes made using bananas for breakfast can surely brighten up your day. Watch how simple and easy it is to whip them on a lazy Sunday morning with just a handful of ingredients. Yes, they are totally vegan. - 113.926
Kelewele also called Hot Plantain Crisps is a popular Ghanaian side dish. Mostly known to be spicy, it is fried plantain that is usually served with rice and stew or alone. It can be served as dessert or for just snack. Kelewele is my favorite Ghanaian... - 113.886
African Rice With Meat And Vegetables
African Rice With Meat And Vegetables is indeed a hearty African meal. It has some fine spices that add some beautiful flavors to it. You can make it at home with this video as your able guide. Bon Appétit! - 113.762
Here is a super simple recipe on how to make tamarind juice (Drink) that will refresh you after a long day. I often make great quantities and keep in my fridge for up to ten (10) days. - 113.32
Cassava And Yam Porridge
Cassava and yams porridge is a perfect recipe to make on the lazy days because the recipe does not require a lot of work. All you have to do is to add all the tubers and other ingredients in the pot and let it cook until you get your desired consistency. This... - 113.19
Ethiopian Flat Bread
Injera is a popular Ethiopian Flat Bread, the bread is sour and spongy, traditionally made from teff flour (Teff is a grain native to Ethiopia). In this recipe, I am going to make Injera without using teff flour which is sometimes not easy to get when you... - 113.148
In this video, you're going to learn how to make millet perfectly every single time, without fail. Millet is a great grain to use, especially if you're on a gluten free diet. - 112.888
Have you ever come across a dish that can be served for breakfast, lunch or dinner and as an appetizer or a snack? If not, then you must try this Nigerian Akara. It is a bean fritter that is delicious and high in protein. Have it with your favorite dip! - 112.627
Senegalese Thiacry — Steamed Millet Couscous
When you need a scrummy option for fuss-free midweek entertaining, opt for thiacry or steamed millet couscous. Ready in 30 minutes or less, this Senegalese treat makes for a great lunchbox filler or a cozy weeknight meal. Try making it once in your kitchen... - 111.779
Nigerian Chin Chin
Nigerian Chin Chin is gaining world fame for its crisp texture and interesting flavors. These deep fried fritters are very easy to prepare. This video shows the simple steps to prepare it. Give it a go! - 111.498
Ghanaian Red Red
Ghanaian Red displays the true flavors of Ghana. This black eyed peas stew is an easy dish. It uses very simple ingredients, but it is very flavorful. Watch this video for the details and try it out! - 111.338
1. In a bowl, take ½ cup water and mix yeast. Leave it for 5 minutes.
2. In another bowl, mix sugar and salt in ¼ cup water. Stir till sugar dissolves.
3. Take flour in a large bowl. Add the cinnamon, yeast and sugar mix. Pour more water and... - 110.791
Egusi Soup also called Agusi stew is a common stew in many African countries, in Nigeria Egusi soup is enjoyed almost every day. It is made from ground melon seed and can be served with any type of FuFu ( pounded yam, Gari ….) . Here you will find out an... - 110.206
African Lettuce Soup
African Lettuce Soup might come to you as a surprise. This is a simple braised dish flavored with fish and meats. Watch this video for the details of this classic African soup that goes well with rice. - 109.823
Sweet Couscous With Almond And Pistachio
1. In a saucepan take water and juice, bring to a boil.
2. Stir in the couscous. Cook for 5 minutes.
3. Meanwhile in a grinding jar grind together almond and pistachio.
4. Remove the couscous from the heat. Stir in the ground nuts and margarine.... - 109.798
Eru Or Afang Soup
Afang soup is a made from Okazi leaves. Afang soup is also known as Eru in Cameroon and the leaves are called Mfumbua in Congo. There is ton of way to make this dish but this is just a basic recipe that you are going to love. The fresh leaves also known as... - 109.611
Nigerian Suya is one of the best dishes from Africa. These meat kebabs are sold on the streets of Nigeria. These skewered morsels always leave a mark on the travelers. Try it out in your kitchen watching this video. - 109.386
Egg stew is not only quick and easy to make but it is also so yummy. It can be served with boiled yams, potatoes, sweet potatoes or cassava. The recipe cost is also extremely cheap. It can be served for breakfast or dinner. I personally love this stew and I... - 109.382
Black Gomoku Rice Balls
This recipe once became an actual onigiri product and sold at convenience stores nationwide in Japan. The rice is cooked with 5 black-colored ingredients: black pork (local specialty in Kagoshima prefecture), sliced kelp, black rice, black sesame seeds, and... - 108.877
African Sweet Potato Stew
1. Peel the sweet potatoes and using a sharp knife, carefully cut them in chunks.
2. In a large pot, heat vegetable oil and add onions and garlic, and sauté for about 5 minutes or until onions are soft.
3. Add the sweet potatoes,... - 108.725
These African snacks are made from only 3 ingredients: Peanuts, rice and sugar. - 108.063
African Berber Rub Pork Ribs
Want to enjoy some authentic culinary flavor in your pork ribs - you may use African Berber rub in generous quantity, to marinate the meat before cooking. In this video, chef shows the detail process about how to rub the mix over the ribs and how to bake and... - 107.188
1) Melt the palm oil in a large pan.
2) Add the crayfish and the stockfish, followed by the dry fish. Mix well.
3) Turn the heat off and continue to mix. Add the potash and mix well. At this point, the mixture will turn a little yellow. If needed, add... - 107.108
Attiéké is the main dish of Ivory cost (cote d'ivoire) , it can be serve with grilled fish (poisson braise), grilled chicken or fried fish. Attiéké looks more like couscous but it is made from cassava. So in this video, i am going to share with you my... - 106.301
African Yellow Rice With Raisins
Give some color to your rice. Try this African Yellow Rice with Raisins. This video will guide you through this simple recipe. It is a great way to spice up your meals with this fragrant side dish. Give it a go! - 106.289
African Flour Porridge
African Flour Porridge is a typical dish from the continent. It is a sweet and sour porridge. It is consumed during the months of fasting as it is easily digestible. Have a look at this video for the recipe details. - 105.974
African Plantain Chips
African Plantain Chips are a nice alternative for potato chips. Watch this video for the details of this recipe. There is hardly any work in making it; if you get past slicing the plantain. You can add your favorite seasoning to customize as per your taste.... - 105.534
No Bake Homemade Energy Bars
Energy bars are tasty as they contain nuts, dried fruits and a range of tasty nick-nacks but they are hugely expensive and very difficult to store. We loved this version as viewers can make them at home and then dip in in chocolate to make a children's snack... - 105.497
South African Street Food (bunny Chow)
Real South African street food. This video makes chicken bunny chow which is delicious form of curry chicken served on a hollow bread. Prepared with aromatic spices, this chicken dish is very delicious and the aromatic spices render a very beautiful flavor.... - 105.41
Chapati is a flat, soft and thin bread. It is enjoyed all over East Africa but the recipe is originated from India and bought to East Africa by the Indian traders centuries ago. It can be served with stews for lunches or dinner or with butter for breakfast.... - 105.259
Easy Banana Pancakes
Banana pancakes is a great breakfast recipe. The chef here has prepared delicious banana pancakes, garnished with whipped cream and strawberries. Serve these pancakes with warm maple syrup and enjoy! - 105.003
African Jus De Bissap
Try some different flavors for tea. This African Jus De Bissap is a nice hibiscus tea. It is fragrant, sweet and has delicate flavor of the flowers. So what are you drinking this afternoon? - 104.866
Banana And Walnut Pancakes With Honey
Pancakes are energizing breakfast preparations coupled with taste as well as nutrition. Check out how to make Banana and Walnut pancakes in a simple way with just a few ingredients to serve with honey or any favored fruit topping! - 103.754
How To Make Chin-chin
1) Mix together the flour and butter in a large bowl.
2) Add the sugar and salt and mix all the ingredients together with your hands.
3) Once the dough is semi-hard, add the eggs and continue to knead.
4) Add the milk (if needed add some flour as well)... - 102.723
African Egusi Soup
1) Cook the beef, ox tail and cow skin together in some oil, over medium high heat in a large pot. Seasoned with salt, pepper and maggi cube.
2) Reduce heat to medium and add stockfish and dry fish. Mix add the crayfish. Stir well.
3) Cover and let the... - 101.165
Eba Or Gari
Eba or Gari is a type of FuFu that is made from fermented dried cassava. Eba is one of the quickest way to make a staple and it can be served with Soup or stew such as Egusi soup or okro soup. - 100.703
Steak And Okra
1. In a bowl, mix the beef and seasoning.
2. Cut off the tail and tip of the okra and slice it to small pieces.
3. Prepare the other ingredients according to the list.
4. In a pressure pot, heat oil and put the marinated beef. Allow it... - 100.658
How To Make Kava
While I was in Hawaii, I couldn't resist picking up some Kava. Long used for Ceremonial Purposes, Kava is beginning to gain Worldwide popularity. I will show you how it is traditionally prepared in the Tongan way. - 100.605
Moroccan Trout With Couscous
Stephanie, The Posh Pescatarian, takes viewers on a trip to North Africa with a delicious recipe for Moroccan Trout with Vegetable Couscous. Bring your taste buds and your sense of adventure! - 100.334
Surfinsapo's Lamb Tagine
This is a really easy recipe for the classic slow cooked North African lamb tagine, that's sure to become a family favorite. This lamb stew is full of exotic flavors and aromas with succulent chunks of lamb cooked with sweet onions, baby carrot, garbanzos,... - 99.8435
Healthy Beef Tagine
Nina Cucina will not only tell you what it is, but she will entice you with a dish that is exploding with the them too! This is a small sample of the entire recipe. - 99.664
African Pili Pili Sauce
African Pili Pili sauce is a beautiful condiment to have on the table. It also goes well with snacks and appetizers. If you like hot sauces, add this to your repertoire. Bon Appétit! - 99.2477
Healthy High Protein Low Carb Banana Pancake
If you are looking for a power-packed breakfast to jump-start your day, then this protein-dense pancake could give you a roaring start. Lee Hayward replicates one of his all time breakfast treat — delicious banana pancakes that are rich in protein and low... - 98.0133
Classic African Berber Rub
If you are interested to know about the best seasoning or rub mix for the meat, poultry, veggies or seafood, then you should watch this video. The African Berber rub is among the best seasonings, which is going to make your food just awesome. Preparation part... - 96.7447
If you are a fan of Japanese cuisine, you will surely like Authentic onigiri. It is Japanese rice balls wrapped in seaweed and can be formed into different shapes like round, oval and triangular. You can also fill different flavours and fillings to it.... - 95.6788
African Poisson Braise
Of so many grilled fish recipes out there the African poisson braise stands apart due to its rustic marination and the country style chunky sauce. Watch the recipe video to see how easily you can take your family on an African food safari. - 95.4613
Spicy Moroccan Liver Salad
1. Wash the liver and pat it dry.
2. Mix the cumin and paprika with half of the lemon juice to form a paste.
3. Spread the paste on both sides of the liver slices. Spread the slices of liver on a platter to marinate for 120... - 93.2672
Pancakes are a great way to start your day. There can be any number of recipes to make pancakes. But this recipe from the college chef is really simple. Watch the video to know the recipe. - 92.7997
Raw Banana Pancakes With Apricot-mango Syrup
Being raw doesn’t mean you miss out on the good things in life. So here is a breakfast with pancakes and ice cream…raw! Pancakes not cooked over a flame? Yes…Kendall shows you how to make these one of a kind treats. - 92.0513
Dry Mellow Leaves With Dry Fava Beans
1. In a sauce pan pour in the oil and fry the onion. Set aside.
2. Wash and boil the fava beans until soft. With a hand blender or a mixer, mix it until it is mashed up.
3. Add in the dry Jute and mix well. Season with salt.
4. In a... - 91.2106
Cous Cous Salad
1. Prepare the cous cous.
2. Pre-heat the grill.
3. Spread the almonds on a baking tray.
4. Place under the grill and toast until golden brown.
5. Chop the apricots into about 0.5cm dice.
6. Pick the coriander leaves from the... - 90.8003
Easy Salad Dressing
Why buy commercial salad dressing when you make your own in a few simple steps. This video teaches you how to prepare and store a simple but delicious dressing - 90.108
Homemade African Spinach Mushroom Peanut Stew
Is there any food more comforting and satiating than a piping hot bowl of stew in middle of winter? This African spinach mushroom peanut stew is one dish that won't just satiate your hunger, but will also appease your soul. This video recipe presents an... - 88.1685
African Scotch Eggs
African Scotch Eggs is one of a kind of egg dish. It is crisp and spicy, but not too spicy. It has its own delectable flavors that boast its African origin. Watch and learn how to make this dish from this video. - 87.0073
If you like to try out new, exotic and unique recipes from different cultures, then Ugali from East Africa is something that could be in your repertoire of to-try dishes. This is a starchy, polenta-like side dish that tastes delicious with curries and stews... - 84.2029
African Egusi - Part 2 -finishing
This is the Part 2 of a 2 part video series. This video shows you how to finish the soup and it tastes good when done. Watch and learn, folk. Serve and enjoy! - 75.9352
Traditional African Lettuce And Meat
Would you like to try an authentic African dish tonight? Here's a great step by step video to make Traditional African Lettuce and Meat. This delicacy is worth giving a try. Hit the play button now. - 73.9592
Mexican Meal - Part 2: Continued
Romance with the Mexican cuisine continues in this part of the video. Watch to learn how the chef prepares the remaining recipes on the menu. - 70.7409
African Egusi - Part 1 -preparation
This is the Part 1 of a 2 part video series. In this video, you will learn about the ingredients required to make this hearty African Egusi. This soup is a complete meal by itself; and it can double up as a great feast with some bread, or rice, or with some... - 69.3985
Ghanaian Kontomire Cocoyam Leaf Stew - Part 2: Preparation Cont.
As anyone will tell you, Ghana stews are quite sophisticated and promising with liberal use of exotic ingredients and delivering a gamut of flavors, textures and spices. And this stew is no different. Made with kontomire cocoyam leaf, this hearty stew would... - 63.9509
Prawns In Coconut Sauce - African Food
Would you like to try a yummy Caribbean delicacy today? Watch this video now to learn this Prawn in Coconut Milk recipe. This dish has a great blend of flavors which is completely drool worthy. Try it now. - 63.6164
Exotic Cameroonian Style Mashed Potatoes And White Beans
How would it feel to add a little exoticism to your daily fare? Well, if you are someone who loves to experiment with your food, then this Cameroon inspired mashed potatoes with white beans is sure to impress. After all, what could be a better way to tweak up... - 60.9092
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