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Takoradi Market Circle

Takoradi Market Circle

Have you ever experienced a market in Africa? Join me on a journey to my favourite – Takoradi Market Circle  Here’s an extract from my African fusion cook book “A Plate in the Sun“   I grew up in Takoradi, a beautiful city along the Atlantic coast and twinned with its neighbour, Sekondi. Daily food shopping […]

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Pattis Christmas treats

Christmas eats make Christmas treats

Christmas eats make Christmas treats!!!!! With Christmas fast approaching, I have a few tempting dishes for you to enjoy….     Let’s get the meal going with some spiced nuts and drinks from A Plate in the Sun.         If you’re having roast pork, I’ve got just the sides for you! Plantain carrot and […]

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Scotch bonnet and kpakpo shitor

Scotch bonnet chillies – Some like it hot

When it comes to chillies, there’s only one for me, the scotch bonnet -the king of chillies! It comes in traffic stopping colours and livens every dish it touches. I love it because it gives both heat AND a delicious fruity flavour. It brings a lively zing to sauces, stews and soups and adds something […]

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