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  Bitterleaf Soup

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  Kankaran Tsamiya (Frozen Tamarind Juice)

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  Nigerian Chin Chin

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  Drinks Recipes

  Strawberry Milkshake

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  Potato and Fish Porridge

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  Nigerian Soups Recipes

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  Extract Cassava Fufu from Cassava Tubers

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  Noodles

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  Make Akamu/Ogi/Pap from Scratch

  Kids Oatcakes

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  Isiewu

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  Salad Recipes

  Chicken Suya Salad

  Bird's Nest Salad

  Abacha & Ugba

  Nigerian Salad

  Coleslaw


  Small Chops Recipes

  Peppered Gizzards

  Beer Battered Fish

  Asun

  Spring Roll Wrappers

  Peppered Snails

  Mini Sausage Rolls

  Spring Rolls

  Samosa


  Snacks Recipes

  Peppered Chicken

  Nigerian Meat Pie Shapes

  Nigerian Chicken Suya

  Barbecue Chicken Drumsticks

  Kilishi

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  Nigerian Cake

  Nigerian Suya

  Grilled Chicken

  Beef Skewers (Stick Meat)

  Nigerian Coconut Candy

  Beer Battered Fish

  Plantain Chips

  Nigerian Fish Roll

  Nigerian Shuku Shuku

  Nigerian Buns

  Nigerian Doughnuts

  Nigerian Okpa

  Plantain Mosa (Plan-cakes)

  Plantain Pies

  Plantain Puffs

  Nigerian Agidi Jollof

  Suya Spice (Suya Pepper)

  Asun

  Bobozee (Abacha Mmiri)

  Ukpo Ogede

  Sinasir (Rice Pancakes)

  Vanilla Ice Cream

  Grilled Tilapia

  Italian Pizza

  Gooey Cheese Pizza

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  Peppered Snail


  Soups Recipes

  Abak Atama Soup

  Ofe Ugba

  Miyan Kuka

  Light Ogbono Soup Recipe

  Ofe Achara (with Akpuruakpu Egusi)

  Egusi Soup (Caking Method)

  Assorted Meat Pepper Soup

  Edikang Ikong Soup

  Nigerian Okra Soup

  Efo Riro

  Catfish Pepper Soup

  Ogbono Soup (Draw Soup)

  Banga Soup (Ofe Akwu)

  Bitterleaf Soup

  Afang Soup (Okazi Soup)

  Nsala or White Soup

  Ora (Oha) Soup

  Ogbono Soup with Okra

  Gbegiri Soup

  Egusi Soup (Fried Method)

  Using Flour as Thickener in Nigerian Soups

  Goat Meat Pepper Soup

  Groundnut Soup


  Special Recipes

  Cauliflower Stir-fry

  Nigerian Stir-fry

  Chicken Suya Salad

  Bird's Nest Salad

  Potato Pepper Soup

  Mixed Vegetables Curry Sauce

  Baked Yam and Cheese

  Roasted Whole Chicken

  Plantain Pie

  Cowfoot Porridge

  Christmas Recipes


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  Ofe Akwu (Banga Stew)

  Curry Gravy

  Nigerian Pepper Stew

  Meatball Stew

  Ofada Stew (Ayamase)

  Beef & Chicken Stew

  Tomato Stew

  Vegetable Sauce

  Ewa Agoyin Stew

  Nigerian Egg Stew

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  Banga Stew (Ofe Akwu)

  Mixed Vegetables Curry Sauce

  Fry Best Tomato Stew

  Vegan Tomato Stew

  Garden Egg Sauce

  Corned Beef Stew


  Yam Recipes

  Yam Porridge with Bitterleaf

  Yam and Vegetable

  Yam Porridge or Asaro

  Pounded Yam

  Boiled Yam

  Fried Yam

  Baked Yam and Cheese

  Ji Mmanu (Palm Oil Yam)

  Iya Dun Dun Fried Yam

  Cowfoot & Yam Porridge

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About Flo and AllNigerianRecipes.com

Hi, my name is Flo.

Flo

My passion for cooking started at a very young age and this website is where I share all the cooking skills I acquired from my Mum and all the aunties and cousins that are great Nigerian cooks.

I was lucky to grow up around good cooks: Mum being the head chef ... lol! When I was very young, I used to help Mum cook. She would tell me to prepare all the ingredients for her cooking: pound this, grind that, wash this, cut that, pick vegetables etc. I would prepare these ingredients, put them in bowls and line them up on the kitchen table for her to use.

By the time I was about 12, I was already cooking under her supervision. So my tasks no longer ended with preparing the food ingredients. Mum would "balance" in the living room and tell me what to add and when to add it.

And Mum loves to feed the crowd so there's always some kind of cooking going on.

I am Igbo so naturally, I know mostly how to cook Nigerian meals from the Igbo tribe of Eastern Nigeria. But I have picked up recipes from other parts of Nigeria too from my travels to the North and stays in Port Harcourt and Lagos. And by simply paying attention when people around me cook stuff. :)

Most of the recipes detailed on this website originate from Nigeria but anybody, irrespective of their country of origin, can prepare and enjoy them. I include some world recipes that I have picked up while travelling the world which I know that Nigerian food lovers will enjoy.

Are you searching for that Nigerian food recipe for a meal you have always wondered how it was prepared? Or you are here because you have a party coming up and you need ideas on what food to prepare? No? Alright you are married to a man from another tribe and you need to get some training ASAP in that region's gastronomy! Or even a foreigner interested in the rich Nigerian culture or married to a Nigerian and you need to learn how to cook some exotic foods from Nigeria.

If your wife is working a bit late today you can surprise her with a dinner chosen from one of the easy fast dinner recipes. It's the boys food weekend and it is your turn to cook for your bachelor friends and you definitely want to impress ...

If your answer is yes to any of the above then Congratulations! because you are at the right place. This site explains recipes that are totally Nigerian, discusses Nigerian food recipes and gives free cooking advice in the language you will understand. The ingredients stated here are easily available in local Nigerian food markets and in African food shops in major cities around the world. So no more excuses for not cooking these meals ... it's time to chop up!

I target mainly newbies to the world of Nigerian cuisine and I especially have our non-Nigerian wives/husbands/girlfriends/boyfriends in mind when writing the recipes or making the videos because I know that they may never have seen these foods before and they are trying so hard to cook these home foods for our dear brothers and sisters.

So for all the professional Nigerian cooks out there, be warned that most of the cooking directions are very detailed, sometimes too pacifying. :) But there is always something for everybody here. So even if you are an expert in cooking Nigerian dishes, you may pick up one tip or two. So, read on. And feel free to contact me if I miss anything or if you have specific questions about a recipe.

Sometime in 2010, I decided to change my career from my globetrotting job (see No. 2 below) and become a webmaster close to home, preferably in the city where I live. I decided to improve my web coding skills so I created this website from scratch while catching up on the latest in coding. For completeness, I put up a few Nigerian recipes because they were the only information I had at hand then. People started discovering the recipes via Google and word of mouth. I got lots of questions about the recipes, requests for more recipes and many more. That's how this site grew and has continued to grow.

It may surprise you to learn that till today, I still have not left my globetrotting job (though I have reduced my work time now), I never became a webmaster in the sense I wanted to LOL. But one thing is for sure, I feed my passion for web codes by getting a great dose of web coding while constantly updating this website and mentoring other people as they start their own blogs and websites. These give me great joy!

Enjoy the recipes and send me an e-mail to make a request for any that you can't find on the site. Once it is something that I can cook/prepare, whose ingredients I can buy where I live or can be sent to me from Nigeria, I'll prepare it, take pictures, upload the recipe and even make a video. I receive lots of requests and may sometimes need to wait till I travel to Nigeria to prepare some of these meals so please be patient with me while I slowly update the site at my own pace ♥ ♥ Thank you!

To know more about me:

  1. Watch my Nigerian Tag video.
  2. Follow me to my day job.
  3. My interview with Asakiyume where I reveal a lot more. She asked too many deep questions! LOL
  4. My take on Doing What You Love.
  5. Visit All Nigerian Recipes page on Facebook.
  6. Check out the 27 Random Facts About Me and while you are at it, connect with me on my blog.
  7. Read my cookbook: The All Nigerian Recipes Cookbook.
  8. Watch me cook on my Youtube Channel.

Happy Cooking!






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Recipes A-Z

Beans Recipes

Dan Wake

Baked Nigerian Moi Moi

Beans Porridge

Nigerian Moi Moi

Rice and Beans

Peeled Beans Porridge

Ewa Agoyin

Akara (Bean Cake/Balls)

Gbegiri Soup

Jacket Moi Moi

White Moi Moi (Ekuru)

Nigerian Okpa (Okpa 9th Mile)

Cook Nigerian Moi Moi with Beans Flour

Nigerian Fried Beans

Nigerian Breadfruit Porridge (Ukwa)

How to cook Moi Moi with Leaves

How to make Aluminium Foil Bags

How to cook Moi Moi with Bowls

How to Remove Beans Coat


Breakfast Recipes

Soya Milk

Kunun Gyada

Egg Whites Omelette

Perfect Hard Boiled Eggs

Groundnut Milk (Peanut Milk)

Perfect Hard Boiled Eggs

Tomato Omelette

Agidi / Eko

Akara Recipe

Nigerian Club Sandwich

Nigerian Pancake

Custard / Ogi / Akamu

Fried Plantain

Fried Yam

Nigerian Okpa

Plantain Mosa (Plan-cakes)

Plantain Pies

Plantain Mosa (Plantain Puffs)

Nigerian Agidi Jollof

Plantain Moi Moi (Ukpo Ogede)

Nigerian Akamu (Ogi or Pap)

Make Akamu/Ogi/Pap from Scratch

Nigerian Egg Stew

Breakfast Bread Rolls


Cake Recipes

Nigerian Cake


Chicken Recipes

Peppered Chicken

Chicken Suya Salad

Nigerian Chicken Suya

Barbecue Chicken Drumsticks

Roasted Whole Chicken

Grilled Chicken


Cocoyam Recipes

Nigerian Ekpang Nkwukwo

Bitterleaf Soup

Ora (Oha) Soup


Desserts Recipes

Kankaran Tsamiya (Frozen Tamarind Juice)

Vanilla Ice Cream

Nigerian Shuku Shuku

Nigerian Meat Pie as a Dessert

Nigerian Coconut Candy

How to Make Nigerian Cake

Nigerian Puff Puff

Nigerian Chin Chin

Nigerian Pancake

Vanilla Ice Cream without an ice cream maker


Drinks Recipes

Strawberry Milkshake

Soya Milk

Kunun Gyada

Groundnut Milk (Peanut Milk)

Nigerian Chapman Drink

Nigerian Zobo Drink

Tiger Nuts Milk (Kunun Aya)


Fish Recipes

Potato and Fish Porridge

Potato and Fish Pepper Soup

Nigerian Fish Stew

Smoked Fish

Grilled Tilapia

Beer Battered Fish

Catfish Pepper Soup (Point & Kill)

Nigerian Soups Recipes

Nigerian Concoction Rice

Nigerian Fish Roll


Fufu Recipes

Rolled Fufu

Pounded Yam

Semolina Fufu

Tuwo Shinkafa

Garri (Eba)

How to Cook Cassava Fufu (Akpu)

How to Extract Cassava Fufu from Cassava Tubers

How to Make Agidi / Eko


Kids Recipes

Okra Soup for Kids

Vegetable Puree

Noodles

Peeled Beans Porridge

Fruit Lollipops

Nigerian Akamu (Ogi or Pap)

How to make Akamu/Ogi/Pap from Scratch

Kids Oatcakes

Meaty Sweet Potato


Plantain Recipes

Unripe Plantain Porridge

Plantain Moi Moi

Fried Plantain

Boiled Plantain

Roasted Plantain

Plantain Mosa (Plan-cakes)

Plantain Pies

Plantain Mosa (Plantain Puffs)

Plantain Moi Moi (Ukpo Ogede)

Gizdodo: Farmer's Plantain Pottage

Plantain Chips


Potato Recipes

Potato and Fish Porridge

Potato Pepper Soup


Restaurant Recipes

Peppered Chicken

Ugba (Spicy Shredded Oil Bean)

Nigerian Isiewu: Spicy Goat Head

Asun: Spicy Barbecued Goat Meat

Nkwobi (Spicy Cow Foot)

Assorted Meat Pepper Soup

Catfish Pepper Soup (Point & Kill)

Peppered Snail

Nigerian Cowfoot Porridge

Goat Meat Pepper Soup

Abacha & Ugba (African Salad)

Nigerian Peppered Gizzard


Rice Recipes

White Coconut Rice

Nigerian Jollof Rice

Nigerian Coconut Rice

Mixed Vegetables Jollof Rice

Nigerian Fried Rice

Rice and Beans

Boiled White Rice

Ofada Rice

Nigerian Concoction Rice

Tuwo Shinkafa

Sinasir (Rice Pancakes)

Nigerian Jollof Rice (with Basmati Rice)

Nigerian Rice Accessories

Nigerian Spaghetti Surprise


Salad Recipes

Chicken Suya Salad

Bird's Nest Salad

Abacha & Ugba (African Salad)

Nigerian Salad

Coleslaw


Small Chops Recipes

Nigerian Peppered Gizzards

Beer Battered Fish

Asun: Spicy Barbecued Goat Meat

Spring Roll Wrappers

Peppered Snails

Mini Sausage Rolls

Spring Rolls (from Asia)

Samosa (from India)


Snacks Recipes

Peppered Chicken

Nigerian Meat Pie Shapes

Nigerian Chicken Suya

Barbecue Chicken Drumsticks

Kilishi (Nigerian Beef Jerky)

Nigerian Meat Pie

Nigerian Meat Pie: Your Questions Answered

Nigerian Puff Puff

Nigerian Puff Puff (FAQs)

Nigerian Chin Chin

Nigerian Pancake

Nigerian Club Sandwich

Nigerian Egg Rolls

Nigerian Sausage Rolls

Nigerian Cake

Nigerian Suya

Grilled Chicken

Nigerian Beef Skewers (Stick Meat)

Nigerian Coconut Candy

Beer Battered Fish

Plantain Chips

Nigerian Fish Roll

Nigerian Shuku Shuku

Nigerian Buns

Nigerian Doughnuts

Nigerian Okpa

Plantain Mosa (Plan-cakes)

Plantain Pies

Plantain Mosa (Plantain Puffs)

Nigerian Agidi Jollof

How to make Suya Spice (Suya Pepper)

Asun: Spicy Barbecued Goat Meat

Bobozee (Abacha Mmiri)

Plantain Moi Moi (Ukpo Ogede)

Sinasir (Rice Pancakes)

Vanilla Ice Cream without an ice cream maker

Grilled Tilapia

Italian Pizza

Gooey Cheese Pizza

Fruit Skewers (Fruit Kebab)

Peppered Snail


Soups Recipes

Abak Atama Soup

Ofe Ugba

Miyan Kuka

Light Ogbono Soup Recipe

Ofe Achara (with Akpuruakpu Egusi)

Egusi Soup (Caking Method)

Assorted Meat Pepper Soup

Edikang Ikong Soup (Vegetable Soup)

Nigerian Okra Soup

Efo Riro

Catfish Pepper Soup (Point & Kill)

Ogbono Soup (Draw Soup)

Banga Soup (Ofe Akwu)

Bitterleaf Soup

Afang Soup (Okazi Soup)

Nsala or White Soup

Ora (Oha) Soup

Ogbono Soup with Okra

Gbegiri Soup

Egusi Soup (Fried Method)

Using Flour as Thickener in Nigerian Soups

Goat Meat Pepper Soup

Groundnut Soup (Peanut Soup)


Special Recipes

Cauliflower Stir-fry

Nigerian Stir-fry

Chicken Suya Salad

Bird's Nest Salad

Potato Pepper Soup

Mixed Vegetables Curry Sauce

Baked Yam and Cheese

Roasted Whole Chicken stuffed with Rice

Plantain Pie

Nigerian Cowfoot Porridge

Nigerian Christmas Recipes


Stews Recipes

Ofe Akwu (Banga Stew)

Curry Gravy

Nigerian Pepper Stew (Obe Ata Din Din)

Meatball Stew

Ofada Stew (Ayamase)

Nigerian Beef & Chicken Stew

Nigerian Tomato Stew

Vegetable Sauce (Salad Stew)

Ewa Agoyin Stew

Nigerian Egg Stew

Pepper Sauce

Banga Stew (Ofe Akwu)

Mixed Vegetables Curry Sauce

Fry Your Best Tomato Stew Ever

Vegan Nigerian Tomato Stew

Garden Egg Sauce

Corned Beef Stew (Spaghetti Sauce)


Yam Recipes

Yam Porridge with Bitterleaf

Yam and Vegetable

Yam Porridge or Asaro

Pounded Yam

Boiled Yam

Fried Yam

Baked Yam and Cheese

Ji Mmanu (Palm Oil Yam)

Iya Dun Dun Fried Yam

Cowfoot & Yam Porridge

Plantain Pies (with Yam Filling)

Yam and Vegetable Sauce (Ji Abubo)


World Recipes

Gooey Cheese Pizza

Italian Pizza