enjoy the world

AFRICAN

Cauliflower Pilaf

Cauliflower Pilaf

Loading Likes...

    I have some rice leftovers in my refrigerator, but it is not enough to make a full side dish for the family. I definitely need to add something to the rice – vegetables, I guess. Onion, carrot… – it looks like I’m ready […]

Butternut, Sweet Potato, and Coconut Milk Soup

Butternut, Sweet Potato, and Coconut Milk Soup

Loading Likes...

    For me, winter is not only the time for hearty soups and stews, but also it is the season for dishes loaded with ‘warm’ spices. Cinnamon, cumin, cloves, turmeric, as well as their complex mixtures: curry powder, garam masala, ras-el-hanout – they give […]

Piri Piri (Peri Peri) Chicken

Piri Piri (Peri Peri) Chicken

Loading Likes...

   I feel so sorry for those people who like to cook but don’t care about spices they use. The significance and magical effect of spices and herbs in the cooking is huge. Spices and herbs are real treasures of Mother Earth and they could […]

Piri Piri (Peri Peri). African seasoning with Portuguese Roots

Piri Piri (Peri Peri). African seasoning with Portuguese Roots

Loading Likes...

   African hot chili ‘bird’s eye’, spicy African sauce and African seasoning – they all have the same name ‘piri piri’. The recipe of piri piri – a wonderful African mixture with Portuguese roots, deserves a separate post – it is so good and important […]

Chakalaka. South African Cuisine

Chakalaka. South African Cuisine

Loading Likes...

    I was going to make chicken thighs for dinner and I wanted to taste a completely new recipe. I had no mood to cook anything from Asian or Mediterranean cuisine. So for ideas I checked my cooking magazines for this grilling season ideas. […]