Welcome to the fifth segment of Foodie Fridays. This is a series whereby individuals who love to eat, cook, bake, grocery shop, think up new food recipes, tryout different cuisines, test out new restaurants, watch food network, read food magazines, etc answer some questions.

Fifth guest – Besi O. 

Not only is she a foodie, she is a certified chef (went to culinary school in Nantucket, MA) and a fantastic caterer. I have been blessed to taste her meals since University. Keep up the work!. Check out her Instagram page for some savory delights.

First food memory? Lol hmmm… I guess it would be the first time I saw my mom’s sister make fish pies.. omg the aroma of the well seasoned fish and the smell of flaky buttery dough….

What was your favorite breakfast cereal as a kid? Pancakes.. naija style… what we call savory crepes!

What is your most favorite cooking sound? Sizzling!!!

What is your comfort food? Good ol chicken noodle soup!!!

Is there a food you will not eat? Umm… haven’t really come across anything I wouldn’t want to eat…

Which ingredient(s) do you use the most? Mirepoix( onions, carrots, celery) for cooking and Butterrrrrrrrrrrrrr for baking lol

Foods I adore? Street foods…

Foods I loathe? None so far

In the kitchen, what’s your most treasured possession? My knife kit

Tea or coffee? Coffee (iced coffee)

Sweet or Savory? both

Favourite drinks? Good ol classic red wine sangria

Favourite fruits? Strawberries and grapes

Favourite veg? broccoli or leeks

Favourite herbs? Fresh thyme, rosemary

What is your favorite dessert? Tres leches cake, dark chocolate mouse with raspberry coulis…

 Favourite TV chefs? Anthony Bourdain

Favourite foodie film? “chef”.. brings back good ol memories…

What food are you craving right now? Akara and akamu with peakmilk…

Which food website/ or blog would you die without? hmm…. probably food network

What is your favorite food shopping experience? Going to a flea market my friend introduced me too! They had the freshest fruits and vegetables, spent less that $50 and my car was filled with goodies!!!

What’s the dress code in the kitchen when you cook? Comfy slip ons and apron lol

What food is your guilty pleasure? I love food too much to narrow it down to one lol

What food would you prepare to impress someone? Anything that comes to mind long as I cook with my heart, I am bound to impress lol

Have you ever changed how you feel towards a food? Food is life, always lol

Secret ingredients? I cant tell you… sorrryyyyyyyyy lol

If you could move, which country would you move to for the food? Italy..


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