Hello friends, today we’ll get into the kitchen, and the person taking us to the kitchen is my fellow writer, mom and friend -Tricia Wanjala. Tricia is also a natural hair enthusiast – you may know her from the group ‘Tricia’s Naturals’ on Facebook. And she’s a great cook too! So today, Tricia, a mother of one, shares this tasty Ndengu stew recipe with us. Take notes and give it a try 😊. And if you too have a recipe you’d like to share with other readers, you can email it to me: email@example.com
- Ndengu 1 small bag
- 3 large onions finely chopped
- 5 cloves garlic
- 1 finger ginger
- Cooking oil
- 5 tomatoes
- 1 tsp tomato paste
- 1 medium sized carrot (optional)
- Chicken stock cube (optional)
- 1 cup coconut milk
- 2 tbsp curry powder
- 1/2 tsp Thai fish sauce (optional)
- Soak the ndengu for minimum 1 hour, then boil until very soft. Discard any remaining water
- Fry onions until caramelized (medium brown)
- Add ginger and garlic
- Add finely grated/mashed tomatoes
- After tomatoes begin to turn dark red, add finely grated carrot
- Once carrot is soft and the tomato mixture is done, add in coconut milk and seasoning/cube
- Stir well and add the well drained ndengu
- Stir and cook until well-coated with the sauce
- When it starts to stick a little, add in boiling water until it reaches your desired thickness
- Simmer for a few more minutes and add finely chopped dhania/parsley
- Check seasoning and serve.
So that’s Tricia’s (pictured) tasty ndengu stew recipe – I hope you’ll get to try it out. What will you accompany the ndengu stew with?
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In my house, one of the favorite accompaniment for ndengu stew is chapatis. We all love that combination. Rice also is a good accompaniment.
I know there are some people who love having ndengu with ugali, and I recently discovered that some people love their ndengu with spaghetti! 😮 Ok to be honest I don’t know about that… How about in your home? What’s the favorite ndengu accompaniment?
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