Free Nigerian Food Guide - Popular Nigeria Food, Balanced Diet, & Key To Good Health

The Secret To Living Healthier In Nigeria Revealed!

The most popular Nigerian food is rice . . . a delicious grain grown in the northern part of Nigeria.

Nigerian food yam porridge

The second most popular food is what is called Eba.

Eba is made from what is called Garri. And Garri is made from Cassava tubers by a process of milling, drying, and frying on galvanized pot to create dried cassava granules.

Some people call Garri cassava flour.



In reality, Garri is actually made of granules of varying microns. And it is one of those Nigerian delicacies you will find in virtually every home in Nigeria.

The Garri And Eba Story

Nigerian food eba made from garri granules

Why is Garri so popular?

First, it is available everywhere.

Second, it is native to Nigeria.

Third, it is cheap.

In fact, a lot of poor people make Eba (made from Garri) their primary Nigerian food, and sometimes the only food, of the day.

This poor of the poor may eat Garri as . . .

  • Eba in the morning
  • Garri (mixed with cold water) in the afternoon and
  • Eba at night

    How is Garri made into Eba?

    Follow the steps below:

    Nigerian food sticks for turning garri granules into eba

    1. Decide the quantity of Garri granules you wish to convert into Eba (quantity depends on number of people to consume it)

    2. Put water into a kettle

    3. Heat the water until it boils

    4. Pour the water into the bowl

    5. Pour the Garri granules into the water slowly

    6. Stir over and over again with a smooth wooden stirrer until the granules disappear and a cohesive mass is formed (This is Eba!)

    Nigeria food okro soup blended with stew

    Here's something to remember.

    Eba is a Nigerian food that is not eaten by itself. It is usually eaten with different kinds of soup at different times.

    The Nigerian soup often used to eat Eba include:

  • Egusi soup
  • Bitter leaf soup
  • Okro soup (Okro mixed with stew)
  • Ogbono soup
  • Ewedu soup
  • Efo Oriro
  • Ukazi soup
  • Aphang soup
  • Edikakon soup

    . . . and even with stew especially if the person eating it is in a hurry to fill his stomach or the mother of the house didn't have time to prepare one of the popular Nigerian soup for the family.

    Here's something to remember about Nigerian soup.

    Different tribes have different soup with which they eat Eba.

    For example . . .

  • Efo Oriro and Ewedu soup are native to the Yoruba people of Nigeria
  • Ukazi soup is native to the Ibo (or Igbo) people of Nigeria
  • Oriboto soup is native to the Urhobos of the Niger Delta areas of Nigeria
  • Aphang and Edikaikong soup are native to the Calabar people of Nigeria
  • Gbegiri is also another Nigerian soup native to the Yoruba tribe (or Yoruba people) of Nigeria

    . . . and so on and so forth.

    Fufu, Yam, Pounded Yam, Amala, Starch And More!

    Eba and Garri are Nigeria food widely consumed by the majority. But it's not alone in dominating the Nigerian food industry.

    Other popular Nigerian delicacies include:

  • Fufu (made from cassava)
  • Yam
  • Pounded yam
  • Yam porridge
  • Plantain
  • Beans
  • Moi Moi (made from beans)
  • Amala (made from Yam flour)
  • Starch (made from cassava starch)

    . . . and a host of others.

    Nigerian food moi moi made from ground beans

    You will notice that many of these Nigerian delicacies involve swallowing. And foreigners can testify that Nigerians consume these foods with utmost excitement and pride.

    Of course! It's their heritage!



    The Problem With Nigerian Food

    The problem with Nigeria native foods is that they are mainly carbohydrates and starch.

    Experts will tell you that consumption of excess carbohydrates and starch may trigger things like . . .

  • High blood pressure
  • Overweight
  • High sugar level and increased risk of diabetes
  • Bulging stomach and
  • Heart problems

    The creator of the earth created everything in proper balance.

    Nigeria food beans with stew and meat

    Foods that contain high amounts of carbohydrates and sugar are suppose to be balanced by food that contain proteins, essential amino acids, and vitamins in other to have total wellness . . . to stay healthy and live longer.

    Guess what.

    Foods that create that critical balance are available all around us.

    These essential vitamins and minerals are present in . . .

  • Fruits
  • Vegetables and
  • Fish

    Unfortunately, most families eat little fish, little fruits, and little vegetables.

    Why?

    It's because they are expensive!

    Nigerian food vegetable salad

    Bottom line.

    Most Nigerians are poor and therefore have little to eat. Therefore, they are physically malnourished.

    On the other hand, a good number of well-to-do Nigerians eat a lot of Nigerian food with plenty of carbohydrates and they believe they are eating well.

    Unfortunately, they are not eating a balanced diet. And so they are technically malnourished.

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    The reality is that most Nigerians who can afford to eat plenty of fruits and plenty of vegetables either do not have the time or the inclination to go in search of these food items.

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