Try Something Spicy With This Nigerian Stir Fry Vegetable Recipe

There different ways to cooking a stir fry vegetable. It all depends on how you want it to taste.

You can have the all vegetable stir fry, but for those who love meat, the Nigerian stir fry is for you.

Stir fry sauce can be eaten with rice, spaghetti, or yam. You can also use whichever part of cow meat you want. But the shaki, beef, and pomo will be used. Some people also like to put fry fish to give it that variant taste.

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2 palm size pieces – pomo (Cow skin)

2 palm size pieces – shaki (tripe)

2 palm size of beef

8-10 pieces of Snails

2-3 maggi cubes

Salt to taste

½ teaspoon each of curry and thyme

1 teaspoon powdered pepper

1 large ripe plantain

Red, green and yellow bell peppers (1 of each)

1 medium onion

1 tablespoon suya spice mix

3 tablespoons vegetable oil


1. In a large pot, combine beef, pomo, shaki and snails. Add seasoning cubes, salt, curry, thyme and powdered pepper. Add enough water to cover the meat. Stir to combine. Boil on medium-high heat until meat is tender (35-45 minutes).

2. Remove cooked meat from broth and set aside to cool. Save the broth for later.

3. Peel and cut plantain into strips. Fry until golden and set aside.

4. Cut the peppers and onions into thin strips and set aside.

5. Cut cooled cooked beef, pomo and shaki into strips. Cut the snails into bite size pieces.

6. In a blender, combine pepper/onion trimmings, meat broth, half the oil and suya spice. Blend until smooth and Set aside.

7. Place a large wok or frying pan on high heat. Add in left over oil and heat until almost smoking.

8. Add in pomo, shaki, beef and snails. Stir fry until meat begins to brown.

9. Add in chopped peppers and onions. Continue to stir fry for another 2 minutes

10. Add in fried plantains and blended suya sauce. Stir to combine. Taste and adjust for seasoning. Simmer for 2 minutes.

And stir fry vegetable is ready to be served.

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