Rice And Stew With Crunchy Fried Chicken.

For most of us who hail from Africa, rice and stew with some delicious crunchy fried chicken evokes Christmas childhood memories. Most families especially mine has enjoyed this delicious delicacy for decades. It has always has its special place on the table every Christmas among many other Christmas goodness. Kids adore this simple dish. Some…

Rice and Stew With Crunchy fried Chicken

For most of us who hail from Africa, rice and stew with some delicious fried chicken evokes good Christmas childhood memories. Most families especially mine has enjoyed this delicious delicacy for decades. It always has its special place on the table every Christmas. Kids adore this simple goodness. If you are a Christmas home cook…

Step by step guide to a perfect macaron/ French Macarons

Many home bakers ask me why my macarons are so perfect. My macarons are perfect and have no cracks. Many people either have a fail macaron or ones with cracks. It depends on your mixture. I always make sure l sieve my confectionary sugar and l make sure l blend the almond meal to be…

A Cold day inside or outside

Have you ever try to strike a balance between chilaxing and doing something useful at the same time? I am one of those people who make my immediate environment very comfortable to the extent that l can actually snuggle with a good book, good food, comfy bed, good music or just doing things that can…

Unicorn Cake / Tropical Unicorn Cake

In 2016 when Jenna Rae made the first unicorn cake, bakers picked it from there and since then, unicorn cakes has been very common and comes in different designs ,shapes sizes and colours. My unicorn Cake is very exotic , l decided to take it to the savannah. My choices of colours is typically a…

Jo jo Siwa cake decoration/ Jojo Siwa Party Cake

This epic Jojo cake is absolutely fabulous, Jojo Siwa image adds some special touch in your birthday cake . It blew our minds after we finished the decoration process. My fanaticism for cake decoration carried me to another dimension. Ken and l spent the night covering this cake with the best decoration we could ever…

Birthday Cake for “HIM”

Here is a birthday cake idea for that special man in your life. It can be your husband, boyfriend, dad, brother, a colleague, a dear friend your love, it can be your belove son, son in law… It’s not always easy to choose the best design of a birthday cake for a man in your…

White Rose Vanilla Cake

This pure white rose buttercream vanilla cake looks like it’s from another planet. The beauty of this cake is so tantalising. The icing is like heaven, very fluffy with bettercream mixture. An absolutely creamy and fluffy buttercream frosting which is perfect for my pipings and cake decorations. You will never go wrong with such an…

Strawberry- watermelon – Lemon Juice

Discover your perfect juice combination! Think of this juice on a hot summer day, or when you are about to hit the beach or picnic with friends / family. It’s like heaven drinking this delicious goodness. This juice will refresh you and makes you feel good even though the weather is hot out here in…

Okonghobong (Ugu) Egusi Sautéed

I always like my vegetable sauté with Egusi to have clumps. The Egusi clumps brings out the vibrant beauty of any African vegetable sautéed with our African Egusi. Even my Egusi stews deserves those clumps. It’s up to you to decide if you want the watery Egusi or the clumps ones. I bought some goat…

Irish potato smoked fish Pottage Country Style

This country style potato pottage is a very easy one pot meal. This is the real traditional way of preparing Irish potatoes, with palm oil and smoked fish. Modernity has transformed the old traditional method but sometimes we crave for the oldies. Today we have got varieties of hotpot recipes with a twist garnished with…

Are you bikini body ready this summer ?

Today is the last day of winter in Australia. Here comes spring. What have you been eating during winter to be bikini body ready for summer ? Summer is just not very far from now. It is not too late to get back in shape for a bikini body. Eat healthy and be a swim…

Fresh Tomato Egusi Soup

I can’t tell you all the existing versions of Egusi soups in Africa because they are countless versions . But I can swear over my tomato version which l have know since “thy kingdom come “. My granny used to cook the best Egusi soup ever so l used to seat beside her and watch…

Wild One themed birthday Cake

For the past two months, l have kept my readers in suspense. That’s not good right ! Well ! l have been behind the scene doing something very useful to myself and family to add up with the many important and nice things l already have. When l started my blog, some of my goals…

Chicken Maryland

This super juicy and crunchy chicken Maryland is to die for in a family dinner setting. The skin is very crunchy and the meat inside is very juicy and tender . I start by giving my chicken a good rinse with very clean water. I make sure l use a kitchen paper towel to dry…

Croque madame/ Madam Crunch

Croque madam originated from France and it’s made with bechemel source , fresh cream ( bechamel source) , Dijon , cheese , ham and some crunchy bread topped with porche eggs and cheese . The name croque madam means madam crunch in a direct English translation. Guys , as you all must have noticed ,…

Best Muffin Recipe

If you can’t resist something wickedly delicious, then my muffin recipes should be a go for you. I make extra decadent muffins garnished with different types of toppings. In this recipe , l used peanuts, coconuts, and chocolate to garnish them. I make sure l cream my butter and caster sugar properly and add my…

Chocolate Muffins

Author : Annuchka Queen Prep time : 5 mins Cook time : 20 mins Total time : 25 mins Yield : 12 muffins lNGREDIENTS: 3/4 cup of full cream milk 1/2 cup of butter / vegetable oil 2 eggs 1/2 cup caster sugar 2 cups self raising flour Cooking spray 1 tsp of vanilla essence…

Chocolate chips Muffins

My muffins always rise beautifully and l just love that because that’s exactly what l expected and it looks golden brown at the top. If you are a chocolate fanatic or lover, then this is your type of muffin . Author : Annuchka Queen Prep time : 5 mins Cook time : 20 mins Total…

Basic Muffin Recipe / Easy Muffin Recipe

These muffins are simply perfect. You will never go wrong if you follow this basic recipe. They actually turned out lovely , moist inside and soft. You will thank me after trying yours. When my daughter tasted it she said ” Mom, your muffins are Divine” You can make this for lunch box snacks for…

PRAWN FRIED RICE

I am a big fan of fried rice. And l can twist this recipe in so many ways to suit me. I love fried rice because it contains variety of vegetables which are very healthy and beneficial to our organisms. My girls love prawns. Sylvia and sons love prawns. We all sat on the table…

Trendy Cake Decoration

2017 / 2018 has opened the era of trendy cakes. The trends of cakes today are totally different from what it used to be . Cakes of today are bold and can definitely make a statement. You will be checking out my blog for more bold cakes which are mesmerising , beautiful and exceptionally delicious….

How to make Moana Cake

I take birthday cakes very seriously. I make birthday cakes for my friends as l had mentioned in my previous post. When my friends daughter chosed Moana as her birthday cake character, l must admit my imagination ran wild. Since l have watched some of Moanas Disney adventures,  l started to imagine how colourful her…

I Bake Cakes For My friends

I love eating my own cake . Baking to me is something which is intensely satisfying. I love the eating part , the baking and the decorative part of the whole deal. If baking is not your thing then honestly you won’t be able to handle it because people who love baking really do. I…