Quick meals

Creamy Butternut Soup

Brrr… It’s rather nippy in Nairobi and I’m about to add socks to my nightwear. Thankfully I have a warm bowl of creamy butternut soup. I know, I know what makes this recipe different from the other two I’ve shared here before? well, one, you can never have too many […]

 
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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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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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Barbecued Thyme & Garlic Chicken Wings

Chicken wings are favourite of many people and work well as an appetiser or finger food when entertaining. As Christmas approaches, you might want to wow your guests with these finger licking barbecued thyme and garlic chicken wings. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn  

 
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Zucchini in Tomato Sauce

Zucchinis or courgettes whichever name you choose to use are a type of squash which are quite versatile. You can use in your stews and curries, as a snack in form of fritters or even baked/fried zucchini sticks, in frittatas or quiches or better yet make a loaf of zucchini […]

 
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Broccoli and Sausage Fried Rice

I’m back with yet another quick and tasty way to revamp your leftover rice. This time round I chose to use broccoli and sausage. For the sausages, I removed the casings to use the sausage meat. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn  

 

Sweet Corn and Pea Fried Rice

Hello, it’s me I wondering if after all these years you’d love another fried rice recipe. Anyway, I am back with another leftover rice recipe. This one was inspired by a recipe from Kaluhi’s Kitchen. The beauty of fried rice recipes, is you can use just about anything you have […]

 

Tropical Cashew Nut Rice

Leftover rice? Well I have the perfect recipe for you. Easy to make, perfect for a quick dinner/ lunch. I had some pineapple on hand, the utterly delicious ones from Uganda, so I added them for that sweet kick. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn  

 

Breaded Fish Fillet

I live for simple recipes, meals that not only take a short time to prepare but also use very minimal ingredients. I can’t really call this a revolutionary recipe but it sure gives a delicious end result. This is basically a technique of how I pan fry fish fillets. Facebook […]