ROSEMARY PINEAPPLE BEEF CHOMA

Nyama choma,one of kenya’s most adored and devoured food is an age old tradition that has stood the test of time where meat is directly grilled over open flames,the result is a charred outside an a moist,juicy and cooked inside. Amongst ourselves there’s always that one person who is left in charge of the grill…

SPICY BEEF MSHKAKI

What is it about food served on sticks that makes them taste better and fun to eat.This gets better when the food in question is beef presented on skewers when in comes to ‘Mshkaki’ beef is the leader and the rest follow. ‘Mshkaki’ has been around since the days of our ancestors when fancy grilling…

SPAGHETTI & MINCE

The perfect quick and easy meal to prepare when you have little time on you and working on a budget.This is my version of an Italian classic,made simple by the use of locally available ingredients and you simply can not go wrong with my spaghetti and mince. I love how quick this can be whipped…

BEEF ‘WET FRY’

If you are a frequent of most local restaurants and bars,then you should be familiar with the terms ‘wet fry’ and ‘dry fry’ when discussing matters food and meats in particular. Apart from Nyama choma,dry fry and wet fry beef have to be the other two most iconic meat meals dished up in different Kenyan…

GARLIC BUTTER STEAK WITH ‘MANAGU’

Managu or as our learned friends would call it “African nightshade”, is a traditional delicacy native to Africa and is one of the most popular traditional vegetables we grew up enjoying and still do to date! Some may also know it as Ndunda, Osuga or Isoiyot! This vegetable has quickly found its way back to…

HONEY BALSMIC BEEF MSHIKAKI 

Been away from home for quite some time and these my mouth watering,honey balsamic beef Mshikaki was my way of welcoming myself back into the kitchen. I was feeling tired,jet lagged and starving.8 hours seated on a plane has never been a cup of tea,we all know how disappointing plane food can be. Long story…

HONEY SRIRACHA BEEF MSHIKAKI 

Mshikakis are one of my favorite street food and taste even better on a night out over a drink or two.Anything served on a stick will always taste good and this my honey sriracha beef Mshikaki is my twist to a Kenyan favorite and they didn’t disappoint. Sriracha is the Asian answer to ketchup and…

HONEY BALSAMIC PEPPER STEAK 

Quick easy and delicious,my Honey balsamic pepper steak is a meal you bring together when in need of a quick tasty fix. Ingredients involved in preparing this meal are your basic pantry ingredients,coupled up with fresh bell peppers.This recipe will take you less than 10 minutes from preparation to cooking time. The beef is lightly…

GARLIC HERB RIBEYE STEAK

Tasty and elegantly flavoured,the ribeye is a muscle cut from the main muscle attached to the spine of the cow.The ribeye is a favoured cut of steak due to it’s fat to lean ratio,they are usually well marbled juicy and succulent when grilled,pan seared or roasted in the oven. I was on a routine visit…

BEEF PINEAPPLE MSHIKAKI(KABOBS)

Hosting a party,get-togethers,or having friends over,’Mshikakis’ are one of those meals served as starters,appetisers or as a snack. This recipe makes for  delicious,juicy and tender Kabobs,the beef paired with the sweet caramelized pineapples are a match made in heaven,the sweetness and tang from the pineapples compliment the rich beefy flavours coming from the steak making…

RED WINE ‘MSHIKAKI’

Food presented on skewers does sound appetizing and better looking than when all piled up on a plate. Whether you hosting a party or having friends over,this can be perfect starters or something for you to snack on as you catch a game over beer with your mates. This is a simple recipe requiring only…

‘CHOMA’ SAUSAGE PINEAPPLE BBQ MSHIKAKI

This recipe transforms this popular eat on the go street food into something sweet&savory,if you are a choma sausage junkie be sure to fall in love with this. This are easy to bring together whether as a side for when you host a barbecue,when having friends over or even as a main course,the sweet caramelized…