She Ate The City

Pizza-Up during the 360 Degrees Pizza Marathon

The Pizza's being put in the Clay Kiln

Nothing quite tickles a Foodies’ fancy more  than hearing “discount” and “food” on the same sentence. When I first heard about 360 Degrees Pizza Marathon I knew it was a must-attend; never mind the fact that it’s  mid-month and my bank account is out there competing with the Kalahari in …

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NRW2016: Thorn Tree Cafe, Sarova Stanley

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My first time at the Sarova Stanley’s Thorn Tree Cafe was during the Nairobi Pizza Week last year. Before that, I’d picture the image of how the place looks like from the colonial themed novels about the Brits in Kenya. We had a great time at the place with the …

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NRW2016: Dinner at Ventana

The pretty Onion Rings that didnt taste as pretty

One of our girlfriends had her birthday on the 5th of February and we decided to do a surprise dinner as a group during the NRW. It would be an awesome chance to try out new places  and still celebrate the day, though belated, with her. Our options were Adega and …

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Truffle Shoe-String Fries @ 360 Degrees Pizza

Truffle Shoestring Fries at Pizza 360 Degrees

There are fewer joys in this world than taking the first sip of your milkshake when you’re thirsty during a really hot day. That pleasure is 10X more blissful when the milkshake is blended just right and can almost hear the distant ring of angels singing in the  background. That’s exactly …

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The Cake Art Affair (5th Edition)

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If you happen to be a lover of food and music, there are certain events you can’t afford to miss. Saturday morning had me heading to Arboretum for the 5th Edition of the Cake-Art Affair. The event, for those who are unfamiliar with it, is a celebration of cake and …

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360 Degrees Pizza, Java & Planet Yogurt in One Day

Is there anyone who eats Pizza with a fork and knife though?

When it comes to events that involve food or anything related to it, I am always 100% game. . It doesn’t matter whether we’re going hunting and gathering, fishing, climbing trees to pick guavas or roasting coffee beans  in some nondescript village somewhere deep in Maragua.  So the other day …

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The Fig Tree Market In Ngara

A typical fresh produce Stand at the Fig Tree Market

Have you ever gone to the supermarket to buy a specific thing, say Yogurt and came back  with totally unrelated items? Well, that was me last January. I had gone in search of street food joints in Ngara but somehow, I got derailed and ended up at the Fig Tree …

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Marita’s Bhajias

Marita's Bhajias

The first time I saw “Marita’s Bhajias” on  social media , I was super excited. My mind immediately conjured images of a restaurant that serves all the varietals of Bhajias you can imagine. A dream come true, right? Well, my presumptions were wrong; but not very far off. Marita’s Bhajias …

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Street Food: Mutura

Mutura

    Every community has its own mysterious version of the Blood Sausage.  They come in all shades, shapes, sizes , colours and textures. Some are boiled; others are steamed while others are roasted or deep-fried. In Kenya, the most prevalent version of the blood sausage sold on the streets is …

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