Author: leotunapika

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Garlic French Beans with Peanuts

French beans, green beans , string beans or mishiri as we Kenyans fondly call them are pretty delicious. What better way to take them up a notch than adding some peanuts? Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn  

 
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Egg Fried Rice

Funny how I don’t have any recipe on here on leftover ugali 🙂 Anyway, most often than not you find that you have rice leftover and instead of just reheating it how about revamping it? In comes this easy and quick egg fried rice recipe. Today’s recipe is dedicated to […]

 
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Kienyeji Chicken Noodle Soup 

Soup in January? Trust me on this one,despite the heat this heartwarming bowl of soup is perfect as a one pot dinner. Nothing much is needed, other than cutting up the veggies.For this soup, I used kienyeji (road runner) chicken since it’s particularly very flavourful. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn  

 
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What’s Good Wednesday

Hey loves, Nairobi is a pretty exciting city to live in and there are usually several things happening be it art exhibitions to food festivals.I figured this being a food blog, I could on occasion share food related events that would be worth checking out. I’ll focus on events that […]

 
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Mushroom Omelette

Breakfast has to be one of my favourite meals of the day, actually every meal is my favourite, breakfast just tops the list 🙂 . When it comes to breakfast meals I mostly gravitate towards pancakes or omelettes. Today’s recipe is a simple mushroom omelette. I love mushrooms and great thing […]

 

Crispy Onion Rings

Lean in everyone, this is the recipe that you didn’t know you needed but you actually do. Crispy onion rings, perfect side with some barbecued ribs or as a snack when watching a game or movie. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn  

 
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Garlic, Lemon and Thyme Spatchcock Chicken

Spatchcock? What’s that you ask? Well just fancy talk for butterflied whole chicken. Basically you remove the backbone from the whole chicken then flatten the breast bone to form a butterfly shape. It may sound difficult but trust me it’s pretty easy to do. All you need is a sharp […]

 
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Blanching : Broccoli and Cauliflower

Growing up I enjoyed watching Cartoon Network and I particularly loved the Powerpuff Girls. There was this specific episode where the kids refused to eat broccoli and turns out the broccoli that their parents ate turned them into zombies. Then the City of Townsville was invaded by alien and evil […]

 
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Sausage and Broccoli Stir Fry

Happy Thursday, Just a quick sausage and broccoli stir fry. Don’t you just love meals that take such a short time to prepare? I know I do. I shared this on my instagram yesterday and I figured I should share it here. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn  

 
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Red Cabbage and Pepper Slaw

Salads! Refreshing! I enjoy salads not only because they are made with flavourful ingredients but because they can be pretty healthy when not doused with ‘unhealthy’ dressings. This red cabbage and pepper slaw is just right. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn