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Meal Recipe_ Moin-Moin Recipe

A common meal at virtually every Nigerian party, moin-moin is one meal that always hits a home-run.  It is a traditional Nigerian food made with steamed ground beans and spices and can be eaten alone or as a side with other dishes such as fried rice, jollof rice, stew and more.  This would however be an awesome addition to your home-cooked Christmas meals.  

It’s pretty easy to put together, but it just has to cook for quite a while; up to 1 hour. 

Serving: 6

Total time: 90 minutes.


  • 1 kg of Mackerel
  • 7 Cooked Eggs (optional)
  • Half cup of vegetable oil
  • 3 seasoning cubes
  • Salt to taste.
  • 1 cup of sliced onions
  • Tatashe or shobo (about 5 to 10, it add the reddish color)
  • Crayfish (1 cup)
  • 3 cups of beans