Unripe plantain chips (ipekere).

Unripe plantain is a very popular snacks in Nigeria. It is made from unripe (green) plantain. Unripe plantain chips are crunchy and tasty. Preparation time: 5 minutes Cook time: 10 minutes Total time: 15 minutes Ingredients 4 green plantains Oil for frying Salt to taste Procedure Frying method – Peel and cut the plantains with…

Fried plantain.

Fried plantains are sweet and it can also be eaten as a side dish. Fried plantains are consumed across many parts of world. Preparation time: 5 minute Cook time: 10 minutes Total time: 15 minutes Ingredients 5 ripe plantain Salt to taste Oil for frying Procedure – Peel and cut the plantains into cubes or…

Bread rolls

Bread rolls are soft and tasty. They are quite easy to make. It recipe and procedure are straightforward. Preparation time: 30 minutes Cook time: 2 hours Total time: 2 hours 30 minutes Ingredients 1 cup warm milk. 1 tablespoon instant dry yeast. 1/4 cup granulated sugar. 1 teaspoon salt. 3 tablespoons melted butter. 2 eggs….

Coconut puff puff

Preparation time: 20 minutes Cook time: 1 hour 30 minutes Total time: 1 hour 50 minutes Ingredients 2 cups flour 5 tablespoons white sugar 1 teaspoon yeast 2 tablespoons desiccated coconut A pinch of salt 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup warm water 2 cups coconut milk Oil for frying Procedure – In a medium bowl…

Dark chocolate coconut bars

You only need four ingredients to make this chocolate bars. Chocolate bars are perfect for desserts. Preparation time: 5 minutes Cook time: 45 minutes Total time: 50 minutes Ingredients 3 tablespoons granulated white sugar 1 1/2 cup unsweetened coconut flakes 6 1/2 tablespoons coconut oil 1 cup dark chocolate chips Procedure – Line an 8…

Banana puff puff

Preparation time:15 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 35 mins Ingredients 2 overripe bananas mashed or blended 3 cups of flour 2 teaspoons of active dry yeast 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg 1/4 teaspoon salt Half cup milk (optional) 1 cup warm water 1/4 cup of sugar Vegetable oil for frying Directions In a medium bowl,…

Onion rings

Preparation time; 20 mins Cook time: 15 mins Total time: 35 mins Ingredients 2 large onions, cut into rings (1/4 inch) 1 cup all purpose flour 1 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1 cup milk 1 egg 1 teaspoon salt Vegetable oil for frying 3/4 cup bread crumbs (optional) Procedure Separate the 1/4 inch slices of…

Nigerian stew

Nigerian stew is a combination of solid food ingredients like fresh tomatoes, scotch bonnet, red bell pepper etc to produce a liquid or semi solid, spiced with seasoning cube, salt, curry, thyme etc. It is usually served with rice. Preparation time: 15 mins Cook time; 1 hour Total time: 1 hour 15 mins Ingredients 1570…

Best banana bread

The best banana to use for banana bread are those that are overripe. The yellow peels should be at least half brown. Preparation time: 10 minutes Cook time: 1 hour Total time: 1 hour 10 minutes Yield: 1 loaf Ingredients 1/2 cup butter, melted 1 cup white sugar 2 eggs, beaten 1 teaspoon vanilla extract…

Tropical green smoothie

Ingredients 1. 1/2 cup chopped fresh or frozen pineapple 2. 1/2 cup fresh spinach 3. 1/2 cup chopped fresh mango 4. 2 tablespoons fresh lime peeled, seedless and extracted. Direction Combine all ingredients in a blender. Blend until smooth,then serve.