The Orishirishi Cookbook


Selected Nigerian Recipes from the Orishirishi Kitchen at Bogobiri House

by Tola Akerele

“Such a beautiful, easy and well written cookbook. The photos and stories give you a feeling of Nigerian culture alongside 

The Orishirishi Cookbook is your comprehensive guide to Nigerian cuisine, infusing the quirks and tips required to prepare some of the finest delicacies out of Africa. Not only does it take you on a journey of discovery, it opens you up to the Nigerian culture vastly expressed through food. For this reason, it is especially relevant to people in the diaspora who are either looking to connect with their roots or are simply fascinated about Nigerian meals. Written and designed with an aim to celebrate our rich diversity, the stunning array of imagery will inspire you to finally try out that recipe you’ve always wanted. This is not another cookbook that gathers dust on your book shelf. It is a compelling insight on what it means to eat Nigerian, accessible to everyone both in Nigeria and the diaspora.

Updated Edition – includes US Measuring Units

Hardcover | 176 pages | Tola Akerele | 2020


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