Tag Archives: Cooking with Joxy

Kazan ridi

It’s been a minute. Life. The other day, my friend JokeB came round to recreate the food she had grown up with. We had both lived in Kaduna at around the same time, but our paths hadn’t crossed then. We posted … Continue reading

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Easy-peasy jambalaya

Jambalaya is a Louisiana Creole dish of Spanish and French influence, thus says Wikipedia. I’ll add that it is a one-pot rice dish, similar to jollof rice. It differs however in the method of preparation, and in the spices used. … Continue reading

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All about the One

A couple of weeks ago, I was sitting and minding my business when my phone rang. I glanced at the number, did not recognise it, and was about to ignore the call when I answered it on a whim. It … Continue reading

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Dear Informed Viewer……….(3)

Thank you for following my series on the various types of peppersoup that are found around Nigeria. Contrary to what some people think, peppersoup involves more than putting curry, thyme and pepper into meat stock and hoping for a tasty … Continue reading

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Choleric temperament?

The first time I heard the word choleric was about 17 years ago. I was seated in front of our counselling pastor, T was beside me, we were in the middle of a courtship counselling session.  I was furious, as … Continue reading

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Dear Informed Viewer…… (2)

After having read your fifth consecutive letter on the same issue, I have reluctantly concluded that I have little choice in the matter but to reply. I noticed that every letter was written on the same day the videos under … Continue reading

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Dear Informed Viewer…..

I am sorry for my delay in responding to your letter dated the 1st of November 2011. You raised a number of issues, and I wanted to be sure I addressed each one as fully as possible. Before I go … Continue reading

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