February 24, 2011

Abacha



Ingredient
2 cups Abacha (dried Shredded cassava)
1 Dried Fish*
1/4 cup Palm Oil
1/2 teaspoon Akau
3 table spoons Crayfish
1/2 bulb onion
1/4 cup chopped scented leave
1 teaspoon iru (locust beans)
1 cube maggi and salt to taste


Direction HERE

20 comments:

Aminat said...

This na Abacha, you no get IBB.....lol.? This looks yummy...Mouth watering, you no go kill us with food

Nice Anon said...

na wa o! na oppression be dis o! Now i want abacha

9jaFOODie said...

LWKMD@aunt D, IBB dey ooo..... even OBJ self. lol.hahhahh. thanks aunty mi
@ Nice Anon : no b oppression oo... na love. lol. make some, it's quick n easy!

Ibhade {NG} said...

kai! you do am again! M.A.C!..so which one dey for GEJ nah?....heheheee.

p.s..abacha is the same with africa salad?

Joxy said...

I don't understand the recipe, what is the oil used for? What is akau?

The Corner Shop said...

I love the way you presented it. I've only eaten this once and i don't want to again honestly. But it looks like you cooked yours differently from the one i ate. :D

Adiya

9jaFOODie said...

lol @ NG....lol... yes indeed, it's what pple call African salad ( I don't know what makes it a salad sha. lol)

@Joxy : this is a cold dish, the palm oil is mixed in with everything else.

@ Adiya : hahahha....:D, what didn't you like about it the first time you ate it?

9jaFOODie said...

@ JOXY....akau is a form of potash used in cooking. the local name is "kaun" or "akau"

Chic Therapy said...

i totally rem this dish!Chei where do i find the ingredients now o??

9jaFOODie said...

Ur local African store should have the ingredients! thanks for stopping by!

Naijalines said...

I've never had this before. Interesting.

9jaFOODie said...

A trial might convince u :)

LohiO said...

Ohh isnt this also called African Salad...I miss eating this in PortHarcourt!

9jaFOODie said...

you are right Lohio.

Sisi Yemmie ™ said...

I love ur blog!!!! Im a fooodie!!!lol

9jaFOODie said...

Yeaiiiii.... welcome to MAC Sisi Yemmie :). thanks much, stop by often.

Coco~Caramel said...

oh woooow that abacha look nice mehn....
dats my mums favourite food.... lovely
coco-caramel2011.blogspot.com

9jaFOODie said...

Thanks @ Coco. off to check out ur blog.

Anonymous said...

OMG,u don kill me finish.i'm salivating.

9jaFOODie said...

lol...Wasn't my intent Anon :)