Cooking culture in the post modern world

Preserving Our Cooking Culture In The Modern World Cooking is a tradition to many cultures and often regarded as the thread binding together Zimbabwean homes....

Good old cooking days in Manicaland

She talked about food and cooking in the pastwith nostalgia and a sparkle in her eyes. “Those were the good old days,” said a beaming...

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...

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...

Charlie’s nyimo bean salad

Recipe courtesy of Charlie’s Kitchen Ingredients 2 large cucumbers, chopped 3 large red peppers, seeded and chopped 2 large green peppers, seeded and chopped 2...

Baobab drink

Recipe from Community Technology Development Trust  Ingredients 200g baobab powder 1 teaspoon ginger powder ½ cup hot water 2 tablespoons lemon juice Sugar to taste ...

Amaranth grain salad

Recipe from Cluster Agriculture Development Services Ingredients 100g whole amaranth grain ½ cup tangy mayonnaise ½ cabbage head, shredded 3 medium carrots, peeled and grated ...

Food and seed festival time again!

The hot, dry month of October is fast becoming associated with one of Harare’s most exciting annual events – the traditional and organic seed...

Pumpkin leaf lasagna

From Ruvimbo Chidora Ingredients 20 x 5 inch lasagne sheets 6oz steamed pumpkin leaves (muboora) ½ tsp extra virgin olive oil 8oz mixed cheeses (parmesan,...

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 ...