How to cook Nigerian Beans (Ewa) – Nigerian Food Recipes

Posted on Aug 2 2013 - 1:40am by Franklin Awodiya
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Nigerian Beans (Ewa) is delicious on its own or when accompanied with various other foods such as Nigerian fried plantain (Dodo) or boiled Yam. This Nigerian Food Recipe is one of Nigeria’s everyday foods and it is easy to prepare as you can see below.

How to cook Nigerian Beans (Ewa)


·         Nigerian Honey Beans
·         Palm Oil
·         Knorr Cubes
·         Salt
·         Onions
·         Mixed Herbs

Cooking Instructions:

 ·         Remove any dirt and wash the Honey Beans thoroughly.
 ·         Place the washed beans in a pot, fill with substantial amount of water and add onions.
 ·         After 30 minutes, check the beans, if it soft but not soft enough to eat, this is the point where palm oil,      Knorr cube, mixed herbs and salt is added then stir.
 ·         Allow it to simmer on low-medium heat for another 5-10 minutes. Enjoy! 

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Franklin Awodiya

Franklin Awodiya

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  1. Been meaning to comment on this video but I forgot. I used this step by step guide to prepare some old beans I found in my cupboard a few months ago and it turned out really well and tasted absolutely scrumptious!

    Thanks dude!!

  2. Charlene Woodward 26 June 2015 at 17:47 - Reply

    My coworker gave me some honey beans. Can I cook them with smoked turkey?

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