HEY PEOPLE …………..WHAT FOOD IS YOUR STATE KNOWN FOR?
BREAD FRUIT(UKWA) FOR ANAMBRA
The picture you are seeing below is an already prepaid bread fruit(ukwa), a popular food among the Igbo tribe in Nigeria(Anambra precisely).
Ukwa is tedious to prepare but very easy, smooth and soft to eat when prepared as in the picture above. It can also be prepared as snacks when the seed is fried, this you can eat with coconut or palm kennel. Take a bite and feel the goodness of Ukwa at all weather.
So dears, next time you visit an Anambra home, ask for Ukwa. You really need to test this meal, is worth eating in ones life time. Believe me, you will continue asking for more.
HOW TO PREPARE
Ingredients: bread fruit(3cups), pepper, salt, potash, magi, red oil, water.
Steps: 1. Wash the breadfruit to remove any dirt in it
2. Put in a pot with enough water, boil for 5minutes
3.Add little potash(to soften the fruit easily), boil till it gets soft
4. Add salt and maggi to taste, boil for more 2minutes
5. Sieve off the water and keep aside
6. Grand the pepper
7. Mix the already cooked fruit with the grounded pepper, add a little red oil and serve.
Lets get your feed back and so world that Nigeria get meals too!