About 9jafoodie

Nigeria born, African food blogger with relentless love for African cuisines. The ultimate dream is to make African food as modern mainstream as possible, while maintaining the traditional originality that make it so diverse
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Coconut Fried Bulgur Wheat

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We raved all about the health benefits of bulgur wheat in this Bulgur jollof recipe we shared a while back. Bulgur is a lower calorie alternative to rice. it can also be enjoyed as a breakfast cereal.

This fried “rice” like […]

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Zobo (Hibiscus) Granita

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Eku heat wave oh.. lol. I love the Yoruba culture, there is greeting for everything that you can possibly think of. It’s crazy hot in most parts of the world, all thanks to global warming. I am constantly trying to […]

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Okro Gravy

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You have to love the power of social media hen. A while ago, I posted a picture of rice and egusi soup and asked about other soup/rice combos out there, most people who responded said rice and okro soup. I […]

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Healthy Coconut Mango Ice-Cream

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Ever imagined what it would be like to chew on the clouds? well, today is your lucky day. This fitfam dessert is definitely what I imagine the fluff of the clouds will be like. Hooo… did I lose you at […]

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Moi Moi Recipe – Video

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Ultimate Nigerian Stir-Fry

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This started as a question in my household a few weeks back, my husband and I were talking about food (as usual) and I had jokingly asked what a “Nigerian” stir-fry would look like if we had stir-fry as a […]