The French Macaron Experience


So, I made french macarons or better still, I tried to make them after seing videos and checking blogs for how to make French macarons. I had seen them a couple of times on food blogs and they looked really nice to add to Nigerians’ list of pastries. But I am not so optimistic about that. In my attempt, I …

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Nigerian Jollof Versus Senegal Jollof

Minister of information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has got the social media back on the debate of ‘which country makes the best jollof rice’. You can read more about the CNN interview that brought up this matter here. In the light of the situation, I decided to do my research on Nigeria Jollof rice versus Senegal Jollof rice. Here’s …

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Top 10 Nigerian Foods With Sumptuous Aroma

Every food has it’s unique aroma. That’s why you can tell when your neighbour is preparing vegetable soup or when she’s preparing noodles. The aroma reaches the nose before the food reaches the mouth thus, the sense of smell explores our food before we eat it. Smell does to discover and enjoy food as much as taste. If a food …

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Pros and Cons Of Being A Vegetarian

Being a vegetarian is the art of living on vegetable diet. Vegetarians which are of various category, basically abstain from the consumption of meat (red meat, poultry,seafood, and and may also include abstention from by-products of animal slaughter.There are many reasons for being a vegetarian; health, environmental, political, ethical concerns, dislike of meat, non-violent beliefs, animal rights and economics. Similarly, vegetarianism has categories. The Various Categories …

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Uriemu Onome: The Bicycle Jollof Rice

You never can tell how good people are until you meet them. Meet Onome, a leader in food contests who has bagged so many prizes from Three crowns, Minimie noodles, Knorr seasoning and is currently among the finalists of the on going Mama Gold contest. Foodiedame: Hello Onome! Nice art in your jollof rice competition. Weldone. More knowledge. Uriemu Onome: …

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Inspiration Behind The Winking Smiley Jollof Rice

The last five winners of the knorr jollof rice competition Image source: Knorr Nigeria     The jollof rice competition that held online within this past three weeks was amazing and traffic pulling. So many people showcased their love for jollof rice by making creative designs out of it. Some actively followed every design posted by the Knorr social media …

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