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Knowledge Bank- Hwentia / Negro Pepper

Hwentia/ #ahentia /#Etso /#Uda (Nigerian) /#Negropepper /#Grainsofselim /#Guineapepper #Senegalpepper/#Ethiopianpepper/#Moorpepper /#Africanpepper - and the list goes on. Wow this spice is known to different people by different names. It is widely used due to its aromatic flavour which can be likened to a mixture of #cubebpepper (#sorowisa...
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Knowledge – Coriander

Coriander! Aaah yes this is #coriander seeds and powder. I must say, as a child, I never knew this spice in Ghanaian cooking, however, I found them at the Ghanaian spice market recently. So it seems it's now being used in Ghanaian cuisine. #coriander is widely...
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Knowledge Bank- Nutmeg

This is good old #nutmeg it's called in 5 different languages, #Muscade (#French), #Muskatnuss (#German), #muskatnøtt (#Norwegian), #Muskatnod (#Danish), #Muskottipahkina(#Finnish). Amazing how they all start with an M and very similar huh! Unfortunately, we didn't get an #African name. It looks like we just call it #nutmeg....
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Aftrad Village Kitchen’s Paposhito Green Chilli Sauce

Aftrad Village Kitchen’s Paposhito Green Chilli Sauce is a favourite Ghanaian traditional pepper sauce made with Kpakposhito (Pettie Belle Chillies). Kpakposhito (Pettie Belle Chilli) looks very much like Scotch Bonnet but a mini version. It has a fragrant aroma, it’s spicy hot and tasty. Due to its fragrance...
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