Chicken Pilau

It is never a complete Kenyan blog without a Pilau recipe! This rice dish is delicious fragrant and flavorful. Indulge! Ingredients 8 chicken pieces 1 large onion, sliced 2 cups rice, soaked for 20 minutes and drained 4 cups water or chicken stock 1 tablespoon garlic ginger paste 2 tablespoon ground Pilau masala 3 whole…

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Cow peas in Groundnut Sauce

Cowpeas and groundnuts are great sources of plant protein, good for your health and particularly for your growing child. Cow peas or black eyed peas have many benefits you would not want to miss out on. They are a great source of dietary fiber. They contain vitamins and minerals that will boost your immunity and…

MelonBerries Fruit Punch

This recipe right here is not only sweet and healthy but is bursting with Vitamin C goodness. The Kiwi fruits added have more than 3 times the Vitamin C in Oranges and is too good for you and your family! The Watermelon and the Berries anf Grapes are full of antioxidants which will repair your…

Scrambled Egg in Sauce

Eggs are high in Selenium great antioxidant,high in Vitamin B12 and Iron great for your blood and red blood cells and they are high in Vitamin B2 which boosts your energy by helping your body metabolize fats and protein. This is to mention but a few of the gains! Besides,Eggs are high in protein and…

Sweet Dumplings

These Dumplings are inspired by the Swahili Kaimati(Luqaimat among the Arab).They are really addictive, and make for great bitings.They are soft,sweet and yummy.Indulge. Ingredients 3 cups flour 2 tablespoon baking powder 3 tbs sugar 2 cups warm milk or water 1 tbs oil 1 egg Method Mix all the ingredients in a bowl  The consistency…

Butternut Soup

Butternut soup is soup perfect for chilly weather. Its hearty,delicious and full of vitamin goodness. Butternut is full of Vitamin A which is good for your eyes,skin and health in general. Its equally good as a starter for your mealtime. Its equally high in potassium for high blood pressure,Vitamin C for your immunity,Iron for your…

How to Make Beef Stock

Making beef stock is an integral part in any kitchen. Stock is not only full of vitamins,collagen and iron,but is guaranteed to add flavour to your meals especially your sauces and soups. Stock is soo good for your health! Here’s how to go about it. Ingredients 2 kgs beef bones 2 tablespoon oil 1 onion…

Mahamri

Mahamri,a classic Swahili snack. Its light,sweet, a common accompaniment for tea or coffee in many Kenyan and Tanzanian homes. Try our recipe,let us know,because its addictive! Ingredients 3 cups plain wheat flour 1/2 tablespoon instant yeast 6 tablespoons sugar 1 and half cup warm water 2 tablespoon oil Method Mix all ingredients together in a…

Baked Potatoes with Orange Thyme ChickenĀ 

This make for a great meal to serve at dinner or lunch. The mix of thyme and the citrus flavor will give the chicken a unique delicious outcome. Ingredients For the marinade: 10 pieces chicken 1/3 cup olive or veg.oil 1/2 cup orange juice 1 tablespoon orange zest Salt Black pepper 1 tablespoon thyme 1…

Pan seared Fish in White Wine Sauce

This is a classic meal,period!Impress your guests and family. Ingredients For the marinade: 1/3 cup oil 1/4 cup lemon juice 1 teaspoon crushed garlic 1 teaspoon basil 1 teaspoon thyme 1 teaspoon oregano Salt Black pepper For the sauce: 2 tablespoon oil 1 onion,diced 1 teaspoon crushed garlic 1 carrot,cubed 1/2 cup celery,diced 1/2 cup…