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Farm Fresh Produce Is Now Just One Tweet Away

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Most people venture into businesses that they can relate with. The ideas may be borne out of a niche in their social environment that needs to be filled; existing lacklustre ventures that need dire in improvement; perhaps even hobbies.  For one Jesse Muchai Kinuthia (@iKinuthia_), what began as a routine habit …

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Skillet-Roast Sweet Potatoes for Breakfast

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Whenever you give a Kenyan some Sweet Potatoes (Viazi Tamu, Ngwaci, Rabuon, Robuon); 90% of the time, they’ll go right ahead and boil them for the next day’s breakfast. While this is healthy; it gets boring; and nothing sucks more than having the same imaginative meal over and over again. …

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Ribs & Jazz Wednesdays @ Sarova Panafric

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The quickest way to get me to go anywhere is to promise me that there’ll be food. There’s nothing as awesome  as looking forward to that first bite of delicious goodness.  You can already guess my answer when I got invited to Ribs and Jazz Wednesdays  at @SarovaPanafric the other day.   …

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Breakfast Buffet @ The Nairobi Safari Club

I had an omelette with Roast paprika potatoes, corn pancakes and stir fried garden vegetables

      When I received an email from Nairobi Safari Club’s Guest Relations Officer asking whether we’d like to review their breakfast buffet, I was  excited.  For some weird reason,  I had always assumed the premise was a ‘Members only club’ sort of establishment and had never once bothered to …

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Lunch @ Kafein Bistro

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One fine Saturday afternoon during the  just concluded 400 weeks of January;  the Foodies Kenya team visited Kafein Bistro, a new coffee shop and café located on Marsabit Plaza,  Ngong road. The café had not been officially launched by then but it was open for a dry run to allow …

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When Life Gives You Soggy Apples; Make Apple Sauce

Apple Sauce

The only thing more annoying than accidentally stepping on a wet surface with your socks on is biting into an apple only to find out that it’s one of those soft, soggy ones. The betrayal is just too much. I mean, apples are supposed to be crispy and crunchy…WYD??? So, …

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Quick Lunch @ Chicken House

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Was doing a random photo shoot with my friend in town when the hunger pangs decided to strike. We wanted a place where could have a quick meal before resuming our schedule for the day. Chicken cravings had struck hard; we had two options; the tried and tested Chicken Inn or …

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Giligilani : Bringing Fresh Herbs to Your Doorstep

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Giligilani Fresh Herbs is a Kenyan based agricultural enterprise that specializes in the growing and supplying of a variety of fresh culinary herbs for both commercial and domestic purposes.  The name ‘Giligilani’ is the Swahili word for coriander, the most commonly used herb in Kenya. What inspired Giligilani? Ms. Elsie …

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Getting Caffeinated @ Pointzero Coffee

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Before I proceed with this, I should probably put a huge disclaimer. I am not much of a coffee. But  @NairobiCaffeine has been trying to woo me into loving it by  tagging me along on his Caffeine Adventures.  Having heard and read so much about this café, I finally decided to …

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