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Roundtable discusses traditional food survey

Last month, representatives from the health, education, agriculture and hospitality sectors met to discuss the results of a survey carried out in Harare on...

Nyimo bean salad with watermelon

Thank you Lia Brazier, for this delicious recipe... Ingredients 500g nyimo beans, (bambara nuts, roundnuts) boiled until soft 250g water melon, sliced with seeds removed 1 large cucumber,...

Connecting nature and traditional culture

Connecting nature and traditional culture Teresa Mungazi is an inspiring Zimbabwean who has dedicated her life to environmental issues. She holds an Honours Degree in...

Twice baked butternut with popped amaranth

Thanks to Real Foods for this recipe Ingredients 2 Butternut 50g Popped Amaranth 1 bunch Spinach Cranberries 1 tsp Cayenne Pepper 1 tub of Feta ...

Underutilized crops championed at local University

Horticulture researchers at the Crop Science Department, University of Zimbabwe are creating a buzz about traditional tuber crops. After tasting some of the products...

The Utsanzi Story

In Zimbabwe, more and more enterprises are responding to consumers’ growing interest in wholesome food and products that celebrate the essence of Africa’s unique...

A Tribute to Zimbabwe’s Legumes

“Legumes nourish people and the land as well as enhancing self-reliance and the economy. They enrich and protect the soil from erosion and can...

Announcing our recipe competition winners

It was a really difficult decision. The entries for our recipe competition were all so excellent that it was almost impossible to rank them....

Elizabeth Mpofu, Africa’s Pulse Ambassador

2016 was the International Year of Pulses (IYP), a year proclaimed by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) to focus...

Amaranth leaf crustless tart

Thanks to Debbie Fourie for this recipe sent in by Ruvimbo Chidora   Ingredients 250g bacon chopped 1 onion 150g mushrooms 15ml butter 1tsp mixed herbs ...