I was recently invited to participate on a panel in the UNESCO World Forum, which took place in Parma in mid-September. It was an intense and interesting couple of days, which gave each participant a glimpse into the various paths food had taken us, through the lenses of culture, education, and sustainability. The part where I introduce myself and… Read more »
My Roads and Kingdoms Q&A
A few weeks ago I chatted with Tafi Mukunyadzi from Roads and Kingdoms about the politics and my experience of content creation in the world of “African food.” Check it out HERE
Fresh Off the Press!
MAFM had a moment in the media when the Associated Press published this well-written ARTICLE about the project. It’s a great behind-the-scenes piece and is really a nice bit of motivation as I wade through the editing/post process.
My African Food Map: Senegal
I returned from Senegal a couple of days ago, exhausted but happy! The ppl have spoken and the top dish was always THIEBOU DIEUNE. There’s a lot of work to be done before I get to posting videos, but stay up-to-date on the progress by following on Instagram, @myafricanfoodmap, if you aren’t already. As they… Read more »
The Best Way to Drink Coffee
Everything about being in Ethiopia was inspiring and thought-provoking. I think the most fitting way to mark the final video upload of this featured country, is a glimpse at the famous, “Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony,” which is by far and away the best way to drink coffee 🙂
Moment in the Media
While I was in Addis filming the 4 most popular dishes (see here), I was interviewed by DR K, the national Danish broadcaster, about Chef Yohanis for their series on “Africa’s new gourmet chefs.” I make a brief appearance in the part about teff. WATCH THE CLIP HERE !
Food, The Great Connector
“I’ll have the Doro Wot, pleasethanks.”
The Doro Wot video‘s gone live! Thank you Ethiopia for this mastery of seasoning.
Greetings from Addis Ababa
Warmest greetings from Addis Ababa I’ve had a wonderful welcome and have already been introduced to so much the city has to offer. Follow on >> Instagram << for pictures of my Ethiopia experiences and on >> You Tube << for the new videos! ** Happy New Year and thank you for your continued support **
African Food Festival Berlin // 2016
Mid-week video treat! Meet the organisers of the African Food Festival in Berlin 🙂 #africanfoodfriends #AFFB