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In today’s episode, we chop it up with Joe Faulkner, the founder of The Krio Kanteen, a West African food pop-up that specialises in Sierra Leonean food.

Ingredients for today’s show include “menu items from Joes last Supper Club” e.g. Rice Akara, Plasas – Cassava Leaf Sauce & more. We get a tip on following in Joe’s footsteps & “We hear a story about when cooking chicken for a supper club, didn’t go to plan.”

https://www.instagram.com/p/BwwNEHfJGoU/

Podcast Ingredients

  • An introduction to Joe Faulkner and The Krio Kanteen.
  • We touch on the negative portrayal of the African experience and why it’s important to change the narrative.
  • What makes The Krio Kanteen supper clubs special.
  • Why The Krio Kanteen is choosing to spread outside of London.
  • Sierra Leonean Coconut Biscuit (Coconut cake).
  • We talk about the menu from Joes last Supper Club.
  • Rice Akara (Salone Style Banana Fritters) with sweet pepper sauce – We talk about its possible Nigerian origins.
  • The religion of food.
  • The origins of Jollof Rice.
  • Leaf Stews and Plasas in Sierra Leone – Cassava Leaf Sauce.
  • Is it important for cooking to be authentic?
  • Are we spoilt for choice with African food in London?
  • Best place to find African food in London.
  • How social media has shaped The Krio Kanteen.
  • Joe tells us a story about his first supper club.
  • Joe talks about how he learned to cook.
  • We get a tip on following in Joe’s footsteps
  • We hear a story about when cooking chicken for a supper club, didn’t go to plan.
  • Is the food Joe eats at home, the same as what he cooks for customers.
  • We hear more about The Krio Kanteen team.
  • VNV Live – Wedding Services.
  • The future goals for The Krio Kanteen.
  • Cinnamon & plantain cupcake with Clotted Cream & Mango.
  • Eating really heavy food in Sierra Leone.

https://www.instagram.com/p/BvgSStWHMLa/

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