Plantain Food Profile – Foodology 101

plantain benefits

PLANTAIN FOOD PROFILE Origin & Description  Plantains are a staple and favourite food eaten in Nigeria. They are loved for their sugary taste when ripe. With a  (Scientific name: Musa paradisiaca), they are also known as cooking bananas and belong to the banana family. They look like bananas but are generally  larger and firmer when unripe. RipeRead more

Homemade Baked Plantain Chips

plantain chips

Plantain chips in the comfort of your home, DIY.. Plantains are a staple and much loved food in Nigeria and many other parts of the world. Some reasons why we love plantains so much: Easy preparation  Packed with sweetness and require little or no seasoning Complement many other foods and meals Can be prepared withRead more

Sweet Potato & Plantain Porridge

Sweet Potato & Plantain Porridge

  Hi guys.Welcome to February!!!! I know that I have been off the food blogging scene for a while and I apologize for my absence.A number of things happened the past few months that made it difficult for me to keep up with the blog posts….just to mention a few, computer issues (again!!!),busy schedule inRead more

Plantain Battered Gizzards

plantain battered gizzards

 Any plantain lovers out there…? This recipe is another excuse for you to indulge 😉 Get to make your signature plantain batter and coat absolutely anything in with it. For this recipe which I came across on Dooney’s Kitchen, you coat gizzards with the plantain batter. I was so excited to discover a new and creativeRead more