Gari & Thyme Buttermilk Fried Chicken

I LOVE fried chicken – who doesn’t??? The salty, crispy skin coating that succulent, moist chicken.  HEAVEN! It may not be the right time of year to be making fried chicken but with the few and sporadic spring like days making an appearance here in the UK, we may as well just carry on hibernating and […]

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What does CHAM CHAM mean?

If you haven’t been to CHAM CHAM Supper Club (shame on you –  here’s the page for you to bookmark IMMEDIATELY and pssst, there’s still space for you to book yourself in for this Friday’s supper club) you may not know what cham cham means.

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Corn & Okra Fritters

Yay!  The spring sunshine is finally here (being a typical Brit, you know we always have to start a conversation by talking about the weather) and I’m hoping it stays so dishes like this can be enjoyed al fresco! I’ve told you of my love of okra before but second to that is corn on […]

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Jollof Rice

I’m sure many of you have come across the hashtag #jollofwars since there is, still to this day, such a serious debate going on since way back when.  Many west African countries, tribes, mothers, aunties, nephews, grandfathers (you get the picture) claim to be the masters of this fine creation.   In the present day, March […]

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Cham Cham @ Well Street Kitchen, 15th June 2018

Bringing you more deliciousness on those summer nights in June! Menu 15th June 2018 Ma Etta’s Homemade Ginger Beer (V) Lift this aperitif by purchasing some vodka, gin or rum from the bar *** Bavette of ‘Ros’ Beef with Papaya & Lime (contains nuts) *** Aunty Annmarie’s Sweet Akara with CHAM CHAM Hot Pepper Sauce (contains sesame […]

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Cham Cham @ Well Street Kitchen, 18th May 2018

Bringing you a brighter menu to bring on those brighter summer nights in May! Menu 18th  May 2018 Ma Etta’s Homemade Ginger Beer (V) Lift this aperitif by purchasing some vodka, gin or rum from the bar *** Fried Snapper Fish with Spicy Mango & Gari Salad *** Cassava Chips with CHAM CHAM Hot Pepper […]

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'If I haven't eaten rice today, I haven't eaten anything'

Famous Sierra Leonean saying