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Fufu Ghana’s National Dish

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Fufu is Ghana's national dish, a starchy side dish, and an important accompaniment to various stews and sauce-based dishes. It is...
Jollof Rice

Jollof Rice Nigeria’s National Dish

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Jollof rice is Nigeria's national dish that is believed to be the origin of the popular Cajun dish known as jambalaya. The other...

Ladob A Seychellois Based Dish

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Ladob is a Seychellois dish based on plantains, breadfruit, and cassava. It can be prepared in sweet or savory versions. The...

Sample Cachupa From Cape Verde

Original article published at TasteAtlas.This slow-cooked corn (hominy) and bean stew is made with vegetables (plantains, sweet potatoes, squash, and yams), meat (marinated pork, chorizo...
Nyama Choma

Nyama Choma: Nairobi Meat Dish

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Nyama choma is Kenya's unnoficial national dish, meaning barbecued meat in the Swahili language.The meat is usually goat or beef, served roasted throughout...

Chakalaka: Spicy South African Vegetable Dish

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Chakalaka is a spicy South African vegetable relish consisting of tomatoes, beans, and onions as its key ingredients, although some cooks...

Brik: Let’s Dine In Tunisia

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Tunisian brik is a popular dish that incorporates flaky dough filled with a variety of savory ingredients.Traditionally, malsouqa dough is used to create...

Matoke : Popular Ugandan Dish

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Matoke is a banana variety that is indigenous to Uganda. They are shorter than regular bananas and are somewhat thicker at the...
Abacate Com Tuna

Abacate Com Tuna : Appetizer From Guinea Bissau

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Abacate com tuna is a healthy, visually appealing appetizer from Guinea Bissau. It is made with ripe avocados, tuna, grated coconut,...

Nshima : Zambia’s Staple Food

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Nshima is a staple food in Zambia – a very thick and smooth porridge made from ground maize. It is quite...

Couscous: A Must Have Dish In Morocco

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Numerous tiny, light, tender grains, ideally arranged to form a pyramid and served on a platter at the end of a...

Waakye: Ghanaian Rice and Bean Based Dish

Original article published at TasteAtlas. Although it originated in northern parts of Ghana, the rice-and-bean-based dish known as waakye is today consumed on a national...