Ethiopian Food

Ethiopian Lotions and Tonics

​​ Ethiopian Herbal plants and how they are used. As in every country Ethiopia has many plants and roots that are used for medical use. Generations of familes have used many of these, though perhaps…


Muya Ethiopian Restaurant - London

Set in north London as are many of Londons Ethiopian restaurants sits Muya. This small modern eatery is set on two level and my first impression was, how cool the place was. Unlike many Ethio…


Lalibela Ethiopian Restaurant - London

As i entered this north London restaurant, my first impression was simply Wow and this was just from the smell. The fresh coffee and frankincense that filled the whole place, immediately gave me a…


Ethiopian Tea

Completely over shadowed by its coffee (buna), Ethiopian tea is produced and widely drunk within the country. it is traditionally drunk black and made with cinnamon, cloves and cardamon. Sugar and…


What is Injera?

Injera is probably the hardest thing to make within Ethiopian cooking. The process is long and i have heard many tales that the altitude and water of Ethiopia affect the out come, how true this is i…


Lucy Restaurant - Addis Ababa Ethiopia

A well named eatery as it is housed next door to one of the main museums in Addis Ababa that houses the remains of the famous skeleton of Lucy. Said to be one if not the oldest ever found. It is a…


Zeret Kitchen - Ethiopian Restaurant in London UK

Let me start by doing a little a geography of this fine Ethiopian restaurant. It is in Camberwell a south London area away from the tourist trap areas and not the nicest area in town by a long shot…


Yod Abyssinia - Restaurant Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Probably the most famous restaurant in Addis Ababa due to its stage show. Based in the Bole area of town Yod is a huge open space that could seat i would say around 200 people, if not more. As you…


What is Ethiopian Food - Part One

With a population of 80 million, up to 80 languages and a land mass of 426,000 sq miles (that is bigger than France and Spain combine), depending on which reports you choose to go with. …