Bota (Porridge)

Thick breakfast cereal prepared by mealie meal. Most people prefer the porridge¬† flavoured with peanut butter (dovi), baobab powder(mawuyu), sour maheu (maheu akavira), butter, lemon, huchi (honey), mukaka(milk).   Preparation Instructions Add 2 cups of water (Optional) Add a dash…
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Mbambaira (Sweet Potatoes)

Sweet potatoes are a common food for the Shona people. They are mainly eaten for breakfast or lunch. Boiled sweet potatoes is the most common method of cooking sweet potatoes. Other people however prefer roasting them in fire or coal….
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