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This recipe is inspired by a cardamom date cake I ate at Monsoon restaurant in Stone Town. The restaurant is one of those places that strives to give diners a glance into a true Swahili dining experience with Taarab and ngoma music performances. It has mikeka (local mats) on the floors, kanga-covered cushions for seating, low tables for eating, burning incense, Zanzibar-style decor and generally a Swahili ambiance. (more…)
I love sweet, lemony treats…lemon tart, lemon curd, lemon drizzle cake… Anything with lemons and sugar gets my vote! After discovering this recipe in the UK-published Delicious Magazine back in 2008, I was ecstatic! (more…)