Category Archives: Meats (Hilib) Viandes

Spicy Beef Burritos (Burriito Hilib) Burritos au Boeuf Epicé بوريتو اللحم

Spicy Beef Burritos - Featured Image

English Af-Soomaali Français عربي Spicy Beef Burritos We call these spicy because of all the aromatic spices that we used: cumin, coriander, turmeric, paprika, ginger, black pepper, and curry powder. If you are a spice junkie, then definitely bring your own hot chilli sauce if you are going to eat the burritos we prepared….

Chicken Shawarma (Shawarma Digaag) Chawarma au Poulet شاورما الدجاج

Chicken Shawarma - Featured Image

English Af-Soomaali Français عربي Chicken Shawarma We have come across two different types of chicken shawarma: authentic shawarma and chicken wraps with a shawarma flavour. In the latter type, the chicken is almost always dry and the only thing it has in common with authentic shawarma is the spices that are used for marinating…

Baked Tilapia (Tilaabiya La Dubay) Tilapia au Four سمك بلطي مشوي

Baked Tilapia - Featured Image

English Af-Soomaali Français عربي Baked Tilapia     Video without music: Print Recipe Print Recipe with Photos   Ingredients: (Tbsp is a tablespoon; tsp is a teaspoon) (1 cup = 237 mL = 2.4 dl; 1 Tbsp = 15 mL; 1 tsp = 5 mL); all are level measurements   Baked Tilapia: 4 Garlic…

Shish Taouk (Digaag La Solay) شيش طاووق

Shish Taouk - Featured Image 2

English Af-Soomaali Français عربي Shish Taouk Tender, juicy shish taouk is amazingly delicious while dry chicken breast can make you choke. Dry chicken is one of the things that make us never go back to an eatery that serves it. However, it can be forgiven if it is a very busy night and there…

Fried Chicken (Digaag La Shiilay) Poulet Frit بروست الدجاج

Fried Chicken - Featured Image

English Af-Soomaali Français عربي Fried Chicken For quite some time now, we wanted to post a recipe for fried chicken. It was always in the back of our mind. Then came Lee Daniel’s The Butler. We went to watch the movie as soon as it was released, and there was the fried chicken. A…

Braised Lamb (Hilib Ari La Gaduudiyay) لحم الغنم المحمر

Braised Lamb 1 - Somali Food Blog

English Af-Soomaali Français عربي Braised Lamb We posted other recipes for cooking lamb and goat meat. This recipe shows the method we use, nine times out of ten, for preparing fresh lamb or goat meat in our home. It is an easy method and one that yields great results every time. We like the…

Lamb Stew (Maraq Ari) مرق لحم غنم

Lamb Stew 1 - Somali Food Blog

English Af-Soomaali عربي Lamb Stew These past few days, it has been raining quite hard. We love watching heavy downpours when we are staying at home, curled up in a blanket, and having no need to go outside. These heavy rains coincide with the Gu which is the main rainy season (April to June)…

Cubed Chicken (Suqaar Digaag) Poulet en Dés مكعبات الدجاج

Cubed Chicken 1 - Somali Food Blog

English Af-Soomaali Français عربي Cubed Chicken We first had cubed chicken at Hamdi Restaurant. It is a Somali restaurant in Toronto that is quite popular. Whenever we go to Somali restaurants, we never order individual dishes. We choose the large platters of rice served with different types of meat dishes: roasted goat meat, goat…

Roasted Chicken (Digaag La Foorneeyay) Poulet Rôti دجاج محمر بالفرن

Chicken 1

English Af-Soomaali Français عربي I was in my second year of high school when the Somali government at the time decided to close all the schools for one academic year. All high school students were sent to the rural areas to participate in a literacy campaign (Rural Development Campaign). I was sent to Go’doon, a…

Meatballs (Kabaab) Boulettes de viande كور الكفتة

Meatballs (Kabaab) كور الكفتة

English Af-Somaali Français Meatballs always take me back to Mogadishu, Somalia. They take me to Moallim Jama School, the school that I went to for my last year of elementary education. They remind me of the ‘breakfast lady’ who used to serve us small meatball sandwiches in the schoolyard during our mid-morning break. Back then,…

About (Annaga)
Qui Sommes Nous نبذة عنا

We are a husband and wife team and we live in Canada. In a world full of food complications, we make cooking very simple. Our recipe videos will make your cooking easy, relaxed and enjoyable. We bring you the foods we love from Somalia and from around the world.