Rice Recipes

In this page you will find some African rice recipes that are very simple to follow and  absolutely delicious.

Since rice is part of the staple food in  most countries in Africans, it can be prepared on its own and served  with stews or soups  but it can also be prepared in many different ways . Here you will find few ways on how to cook rice, try them and enjoy!

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 Beef Briyani Recipe

I’m going to share my recipe for Briyani with beef, it’s simple, easy and delicious. Briyani is originated from India but is widely eaten in east Africa too..

 Vermicelli with ground meat

A friend of mine shared this recipe of vermicelli and ground beef with me years ago, I have been making it since. My family loves it, it’s light, delicious and healthy.

Rice and Fish (Thieboudienn)

Thieboudienn  is the Senegalese Rice  and fish, it is also known as Riz gras in  Cote d'Ivoire.In Nigeria and Ghana a similar recipe is called  Jollof Rice

Jollof Rice Recipe

Jollof Rice is one of the most famous rice recipe in Nigeria, but a similar recipe is found throughout West Africa with so many different ways to make it.

chicken Biriyani (Kenyan Style)

The Kenyan biryani is very similar to the Indian biryani that is because Indian introduced the recipe to Easy African many Years ago.


Meat Jollof Rice

I love jollof rice, and I make it in so many ways, sometimes I make it plain (Vegetarien Jollof Rice), with fish (Thieboudienne) or with meat.

And this recipe is going to show how to make jollof rice with meat.

Yellow Rice

This yellow rice cooked with raisins is found in South Africa but also in many other African countries.   The rice is prepared in a broth of spices and served with a soup or meat of your choice.

Coconut Jollof Rice

This coconut Jollof rice is another version of Jollof rice in which the water in the plain Jollof rice is substitute with coconut milk.

Fried Rice Recipe

Making fried rice is an awesome way to use up your left over rice, so in this post I’m going to show you how I make fried rice.

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