Tag: vegan

Namibian – style tomato sauce

Last year after I’ve posted fat cakes and chicken wings recipes, lots of people have been asking on how I made the tomato sauce that I used as a dip. I send the recipe to couple people and shared it in few groups on Facebook. This week I shared the […]

Scharfe namibische Tomatensoße

In Namibia, genauso wie in Franken, lieben wir Sößchen zu allem was wir essen. Das in Streifen geschnittene und auf dem offenen Feuer gegrillte Fleisch (Kapana) oder Fat cakes zum Beispiel werden vorm Verzehr in eine Soße gedippt. Eine dieser Soßenarten ist Tomatensoße. Diese ist oft sehr scharf, denn wir […]

Namibian spinach stew (Ombidi) recipe

Spinach stew known as Ombidi, Omboga and many more other names, depending on where you are in Namibia, is one of the popular dishes in the northern part of the country. Ombidi is made with wild spinach, which grows naturally in the fields, during rainy seasons, from November to March. […]

Namibian Fat Cakes (fried dough) Recipe

Fat cakes also known as Vetkoek (in Afrikaans) or Oukuki ( in my mother tongue Oshiwambo) are sweet, fluffy and moist deep fried dough balls. Fat cakes are so loved in Namibia, especially in the northern part of the country. They also happen to be my favorite childhood snack. The […]

Namibische Fat cakes (in Fett gebratene Teigbällchen) Rezept

Fat cakes, auch bekannt als Vetkoek oder oukuki, sind in Fett gebackene Teig- Bällchen, ähnlich wie Krapfen. Sie sind eines der beliebtesten “Street food” in Namibia, vor allem im Norden des Landes, und waren auch mein ‚Kindheitslieblingssnack‘. Für das klassische Fat cakes Rezept braucht man nur Mehl, Wasser, Salz, Zucker und […]

Easy One Pot Tomato Rice Recipe

Hello guys, today I would like to share with you one of my favorite side dishes after fresh herb bread, tomato rice. This recipe was inspired by tomato rice from one of our favorite Greek restaurants. Tomato rice is a classic side dish, which is mostly consumed in Greece and […]

Easy Homemade Turkish Flatbread (pide)

There is nothing like a homemade bread. I’m a huge fan of pide – a Turkish flatbread, known as Fladenbrot here in Germany. Pide is a very important part of Turkish cuisine, just like potatoes in Germany or pasta in Italy. I bake this flatbread at least twice a month. […]

Oshingali (Namibisches Vegan Rezept)

Schritt-für-Schritt Oshingali Video Letzten Montag bereitete ich Oshingali zu, da unsere Freunde zu einem namibischen Essen bei uns waren und einer von ihnen Veganer ist. Oshingali ist ein namibisches Essen, das aus dem Norden des Landes stammt und hauptsächlich aus geschälten, schwarz gemusterten Bohnenkernen zubereitet wird. Oshingali ist sehr cremig […]