Canduh’s Kitchen

Garlic Pan-Roasted Potatoes

So you love fries so much but you just can’t stand the oil.  Or maybe you’re too tired to actually prepare them at home (considering the recent rumours about transformer oil and what not, you’re a bit scared about buying them from your Chips Mwitu guy). Further still, who has …

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How to Select The Best Tangerines

Tangerines also known as Mandarins are a member of the citrus fruit family. They are characterized by an easy to peel skin and have a sweet aroma. There are several varietals of Tangerines, with the skin colour of ripe ones ranging from greenish-yellow to a stark orange.  Grafted Tangerines are …

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6 Surprising Uses of Orange Peels

Oranges are among the most common fruits the world over.  It is a popular fruit owing to its versatility. Not only are they an excellent treat when eaten whole, oranges can be juiced, pulped or converted into delicious marmalades and jams.  While focus is mainly on the orange pulp/flesh, the …

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5 Health Benefits of Eating Guavas

Guavas are one of those fruits that no one thinks highly of in Kenya. Infact, they are easily dismissed by many grown-ups and are mostly left for small children and birds to enjoy especially in the rural areas. You will rarely find gauvas stocked in any of the fruit stores, …

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Straw-nana Milkshake

It’s  a hot Sunday afternoon. You’ve just arrived back home from the usual church family service that’s supposed to end at 11:30am but often lingers way past noon. The kids are hungry and restless (you know just how cranky kids can get when they are starving). You need to fix …

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Lemon and Ginger Iced Tea

This is for all the tea addicts out there like myself; now you can partake of this wondrous drink of the gods in the middle of the day , or at 3pm without people giving you those puzzled stares. See, non-tea lovers will never undertand why you enjoy that  cup …

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Spicy Chicken Stew

  Ingredients –  ½ a Chicken (Spring or Capon) –  3 tomatoes(cubed) –  1 Onion(chopped) –  1 Clove of Garlic (crushed) –  Small Ginger piece (crushed) –  1 Pili Pili Hoho (Green Pepper) –  1 Bunch of chopped Dhania  ( Coriander) –  1 whole Chilli pepper –   Cooking Oil …

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Coleslaw in 6 Easy Steps

So you’ve been wondering how to make coleslaw but you always assume it’s a complicated and difficult process. He’s a very simple recipe of how I make my Coleslaw Ingredients – 1 cup thinly shredded cabbage – 1 cup grated carrots – ½ a Cup finely chopped Pineapple (optional) – …

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How to Make a Mango Smoothie

  A Mango Smoothie is one of the easiest most delicious treats. It’s suitable for any occasion and all age groups. And you don’t even have to struggle through YouTube videos to learn how to make it. Once you learn how to make your own, you’ll see just how ridiculously …

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How to Make Kick-Ass Pancakes

  Everybody loves pancakes. In fact, scientists have proven that people who hate pancakes have no souls. Ok,  I’m kidding. Anyway, for the pancake lovers,here’s a super easy recipe on how to make kick-ass pancakes Ingredients – 1 Cup Self Raising Flour ( or 1 cup All-purpose flour with ½ …

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