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Tomato cornmeal with coconut milk (djenkoume or djinkoume)

This Traditional food from my home country Togo in (West Africa) is something that I love. It is versatile, easy to make. This version of it is what my mom use to make us. I just added the coconut milk because I love cooking with coconut milk :).
Once you taste this, you will understand why I love this dish so much. It is gluten free, and can be suitable for vegan…..

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Raspberry Chicken Wings

These wings will make you realized all you can do with your yummy raspberries. My Kids were a bit curious when I told them what I was making; once the tasted the finished products, the plate was empty in minutes. I know this is a winner for my upcoming gathering with friends and family. I hope you will try this and enjoy it like we did.

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Yam Stew/Ragout with coconut milk and turmeric

A delicious food my mom used to make us when we were little. I recently introduced this to my kids and added the coconut milk and turmeric twist to it 🙂 It is great for cold weather especially with the added benefit of turmeric. I hope you will enjoy this like I did.

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Brussels Sprout and Shrimp sauteed

A quick a easy dinner for when you are too tired, but you do not want any junk food

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Red snapper and tomatoe fish soup (Lanmoumou dessi)

A taste of my grandma’s cooking with fresh and natural ingredients. My west African culinary flair that my kids appreciate a lot.

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Stuffed mushrooms (champignons Farcis)

Stuffed mushrooms are great appetizer for all, especially if you like mushrooms. This recipe is my son’s favorite.

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Lemon Paprika chicken

Oven cooked paprika, ginger, garlic chicken, a quick dinner idea you will definitely enjoy

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Curry Fried Rice with peas and corn (no soy sauce)

This fried rice is so simple and since I am not fun of soy sauce, I did not put any in it. It is so tasty and perfect for the color I was going for, which is yellow and green. I always use gluten free rice to accommodate everybody

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Chopped Kale in tomatoes stewed

This Kale recipe is a great option vegetarian, vegan. It is a healthy option for everybody. It is a quick dinner/lunch idea for your busy lifestyle.

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Chicken Wings with hot sauce

It is hard not to eat the entire chicken wing plate once you tasted one piece.
So yummy you can’t resist!

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