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Aug 19, 2014 17:35 pm - Posted by

Shopping for groceries can be a bit hectic especially when your shopping destination is our local markets with a lot of people like Kimironko Market in Gasabo district. With a lot of goods on display that you would like in your fridge, and the constraint of cash in your wallet, you will need to have a plan before you set off to the market. Here'

Aug 19, 2014 17:34 pm - Posted by

Fresh food products including bananas, beans, and potatoes, vegetables like carrots, tomatoes, and onions have become more affordable in Kigali markets after a huge price rise that was witnessed in the past few months. According to a mini-survey carried out by our reporter at Kimironko market in Gasabo district fresh beans are sold at Rwf700 a k

Aug 13, 2014 18:30 pm - Posted by
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Taro root also called yam is a delicious staple of Rwandan cuisine locally known as ‘amateke’ a long side other tubers like potatoes and sweet potatoes.   The tuber comprises of high nutrition values that can only be obtained after cooking it well done. It is prepared using various recipes mostly— served as a hot dish.  

Aug 13, 2014 17:54 pm - Posted by
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Groundnuts or peanut play an important role in nourishing side dishes in most of African dishes including Rwanda due to its high protein that can be cheaper compared to protein nutrient obtained from beef.   A side from using peanut in different recipes of stews groundnuts in Rwanda can also be used to smear on bread and snack among

Aug 12, 2014 19:14 pm - Posted by

[caption id="attachment_2359" align="aligncenter" width="530"] Aromas Coffee is an easy to access, comfortable eatery[/caption] The Aromas coffee joint looks like your average Kigali eatery. It is a small eatery in front of Kigali college of Education in Kimironko city suburb in the same building with EWSA.  The coffee is amazing and the food i

Aug 11, 2014 15:13 pm - Posted by

What a New Yorker or a Londoner can do, a Rwandan can do. Well, that sounds overrated, but for many, ordering for, say, a fish smokie and a Pop Cola online, might seem to be a service only found in the West. But in Kigali, Rwanda’s capital, Hellofood, the German online food delivery marketplace, allows users to order food from over 50 loca

Aug 10, 2014 18:12 pm - Posted by
[caption id="attachment_2349" align="aligncenter" width="439"] Spicy Shrimp with broccoli[/caption] Spicy Shrimp and Broccoli Ingredients ½ cup water ¼ cup sake, rice wine or chicken broth 1 Tablespoon cornstarch 2 Tablespoons hoisin sauce 1 Tablespoon oyster sauce 2 teaspoons soy sauce 2 teaspoons chili puree with garlic 1 Tablespoon vegetable oil ¾ pound fresh or frozen (thawed) uncooked medium shrimp, peeled and deveined 1 garlic clove, finely chopped 2 teaspoons finely ch
Aug 10, 2014 18:09 pm - Posted by

[caption id="attachment_2347" align="aligncenter" width="412"] Baked Beans with Ham[/caption] Ingredients 1 can (28 ounces) baked beans 2 cups cubed fully cooked ham ¼ cup tomato paste 2 Tablespoons molasses 1 Tablespoon brown sugar 1 Tablespoon Worcestershire sauce 1 teaspoon dried minced onion 1 teaspoon taco seasoning 1 t

Aug 05, 2014 19:53 pm - Posted by

 If you love good food and want a place to have some quiet, and eat heartily and healthily, Labana Restaurant is your place to be. [caption id="attachment_2321" align="aligncenter" width="530"] Labana offers different drinks that cools you down[/caption] Labana Rustaurant belongs to Labana Hotel located in Kimironko in Kigali city. The new

Aug 05, 2014 19:48 pm - Posted by

[caption id="attachment_2314" align="aligncenter" width="530"] Apart from nice room services, the hotel offers Jacuzzi, steam and sauna and massage services[/caption] The hotel rooms have free high speed wireless internet, nice furniture, phones and flat screen satellite TVs. Labana Hotel is situated on the road with great view of the surro