Easy Nigerian recipes are simple recipes that requires fewer ingredients and time to prepare, most people start from this page when they are new to making Nigerian foods.
If you are looking for quick and simple recipes to surprise your spouse, you can start from this page.
Most of the recipes here would take between forty and sixty minutes to prepare.
If you are new to making Nigerian foods, it is likely that you would want to start with the simple recipes and then graduate to the more complex ones (like bitter leaf soup).
Three Easy Nigerian Recipes
Here are the three most simple Nigerian recipes that I know you could do in less than one hour. We consider these foods easy to make because they are easy to make, and the ingredients used in making them are very easy to find too.
I am talking about simple Nigerian recipes that you could make no matter where you’re in the world; I learned that tomato recipes will always fall in this category simply because they are easy to find. Do you have Tomato in your location? You can get back to me via the comment link below.
1. Jollof Rice
If you are looking for easy Nigerian recipes, you must also remember to make foods that the people or person you are looking to surprise would accept. That is the reason I would include jollof rice on this page.
Jollof rice is one of the easiest to make Nigerian food and we could find the ingredients at all corners of the world. You can report below if you can’t find any of the listed ingredients in your location, or just resort to our online store.
The Ingredients for making jollof rice includes; tomato, meat (chicken, turkey, beef or even fish), onions, stock cubes, salt, pepper and a few other Nigerian ingredients. Personally, I like to make jollof rice with chicken or fish. I have a video for this recipe on the main page.
Like I stated initially, this recipe is easy and jollof rice is one of the easiest Nigerian foods because we could find all the required ingredients at every part of the world and almost every Nigerian would delightfully accept a well-made plate of jollof rice and chicken.
Please visit the main page for making Jollof Rice in Nigeria, the first on my list of easy to make Nigerian recipes.
2. Spaghetti Jollof
The second on my list of Nigerian easy recipes would be a pasta recipe that I have been talking about recently.
My special spaghetti recipe. Like I stated on the main page, ‘I wasn’t a good fan of pastas until I discovered this recipe.
It has been widely appreciated and accepted since I added it to the Nigerian Kitchen.
This spaghetti recipe is one of the most popular foods made in the Nigerian kitchen, are you a member of the Nigerian Kitchen?
You can get more information from this page about Nigerian Kitchen members, it is just a simple community of folks interested in making Nigerian foods.
Back to my special spaghetti recipe as one of the easy to make Nigerian foods. The ingredients for this recipe are slightly closer to that of jollof rice, you will need; tomatoes, carrots, green beans, corned beef and a few other Nigerian ingredients.
Whether you are new to pasta or Nigerian foods entirely, you can start with this delicious-looking recipe.
Like jollof rice, it is easy to make, and I could make it in less than one hour. That is the criteria for entering my list of easy to make Nigerian recipes, it must be easy to make, and the ingredients must be easy to find.
If you want to make my special spaghetti recipe, visit the main page about – My Nigerian Spaghetti Recipe
3. Rice and Stew
The last on my list of simple Nigerian foods would be tomato stew. You notice I made almost all the recipes on this page with tomatoes, the reason as stated above is that tomatoes are easy to find. The major ingredients for all the recipes on this page is just tomato and chicken, aren’t they easy to find?
So let’s begin with making tomato stew, I served it alongside other Nigerian foods like rice, beans and yam.
Once I have tomato stew in my fridge, I can eat any of the foods listed above, that is partly the reason I have tomato stew on this list.
Please visit the main page on Making Tomato Stew.
There are a lot of other Easy Nigerian foods to consider making, I have over fifty different Nigerian recipes on this site, please click – All Foods – Easy Nigerian Recipes – to visit my home page.
My Fruit Salad is also easy to prepare.
Use the comment form below for any question about the recipes listed above.