' Recipes for Gambian food | Footsteps Eco-Lodge Gambia

Gambian Recipes

Do you like the Gambian food and want to recreate it yourself or do you want to get a taste before you come over? These are our favourite recipes!

Gambian recipes | Soso Beans with Rice

Soso Beans

With rice in a rich tomato chilli garlic sauce,
 topped with melted cheese and served with garlic bread...

Gambian recipes | Chicken yassa with rice

Chicken yassa

A traditional Gambian dish with plenty of onions and mustard.

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Did you know you can learn to cook your own Gambian dish at Footsteps? Come over and join in our Gambian cooking class whenever you feel like it!


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