Egusi (Melon Stew)
Our egusi soup will have you coming back for more. We fry it to perfection with palm oil, then we season it just right adding in the spinach and your choice of protein.
About the dish.
The Nigerian Egusi soup is prepared with melon seeds and it can be prepared in many different ways. It's a very popular dish in Nigeria and can be eaten with white rice, pounded yam, eba, etc.
Whether you can't eat certain items for religious reasons or because of allergies, we want to be transparent so that you have the information you need to make the best decision for you and your family.
- We cook in an environment where shrimps and sometimes nuts are present.
- Dried shrimp seasoning is used in our egusi stews, okra stews, and vegetable stews.
- We sometimes use goat, beef, or chicken broth in the cooking of our rice and other dishes.
- If this is your first time eating Nigerian food and you have a sensitive stomach or need additional assistance or clarification about any of our dishes, please feel free to reach out.