• Catfish Pepper Soup

    Catfish pepper soup is a very popular dish prepared in Nigeria. It is very simple and easy to make. I hope you have fun gathering the ingredients and making this, i know i did!

    Minutes to Prepare: 5-10

    Minutes to Cook: 20

    Number of Servings: 4-6

    What you need

    1 Medium sized catfish

    1/2 a Teaspoon of garlic

    1 Bulb of onion

    2 Large scotch bonnet peppers

    2 Cubes of knorr/maggi

    1 Teaspoon of powdered ginger

    1/2 Teaspoon of thyme

    1 Cup of broccoli

    1 Cup of carrots

    3-4 Cups of water

    1 Pinch of salt – to taste

    Method

    • Clean fish, cut into 4-6 portions and place in a bowl
    • Slice onions, peppers, broccoli, carrots and place in a bowl
    • In a medium sized pot, pour in 3-4 cups of water and bring to a boil on high heat
    • Add in sliced onions, peppers, carrots, thyme, garlic, ginger and knorr. Boil for 4 mins on med-high heat
    • Gently place catfish into the pot and add in salt. Cover and boil on medium heat for 12 mins
    • Add in broccoli. Cover pot and boil for 4 mins on low heat

    Let simmer and serve when ready.

    This pepper soup can be served alone or with boiled plantain or boiled yam.

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    4 comments on “Catfish Pepper Soup”

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    2. adetunji ibironke Reply

      hi, this is nice. i av been looking for recipes for different kinds of pepper-soup. wats the local name for broccoli?

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