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Fried Cornmeal Okra

Okra is originally from West Africa, for it was introduced to the American South by the Atlantic Slave trade. Traditional African-American recipes mix okra with tomatoes, lima beans and corn. Find them in soups or stews such as gumbo and jambalaya. In this recipe, okra is fried in a cornmeal batter. Like many fried dishes, … Continue reading

Smoked Paprika Pasta with Stir-Fry Harissa Collard Greens

In the creative spirit of Kuumba, here’s a recipe demonstrating good comfort food doesn’t always take hours of preparation and cooking. This Smoked Paprika Pasta with Stir-Fry Harissa Collard Greens is a fresh food fast dish. It’s a blend of North African spices, savory thick pasta and collard greens simply stir-fried until bright green. Often, … Continue reading