GIZDODO (gizzard and fried plantain sauce)

Holla from my mama’s kitchen … to your kitchen…..

I have an interesting Recipe for you all today,  and it is called “GIZDODO”.

Gizdodo is a unique dish synonymous with Nigerians.

This dish is simply a mix of plantain and gizzards (preferably chicken )with the best garnishing.

It is also known as Gizzards and dodo but i guess that name did not stick hence the Gizdodo ..lol!!.

we should get to this interesting Recipe already right!!….

For those that know how to prepare this dish , join the conversation and for those that don’t; welcome to the conversation and this recipe is just for you…..

 

WHAT YOU WILL BE NEEDING (INGREDIENTS)

 

  1. chicken gizzards.chicken gizzard
  2. ripe plantain.ripe plantain
  3. Fresh tomatoes.tomatoes
  4. Habenero pepper (Atarado).habanero pepper
  5. Red bell pepper (Tatashe).bell pepper
  6. Green pepper.green pepper
  7. Onions.onion
  8. Garlic clove/garlic powder (optional).garlic
  9. Curry, thyme and seasoning stock.seasoning
  10. Salt to taste.salt
  11. Vegetable oil.vegetable Oil

 

METHODS &PREPARATION.

 

STEP 1.

Boil your gizzard using the chicken broth and your preferred seasoning.

 

STEP2.

Chop your plantain into cubes and then fry and set aside.

 

STEP 3.

Slice Habanero and Red bell pepper and set aside.

 

STEP4.

Heat vegetable oil on the stove, add chopped onions and sliced vegetables.

 

STEP 5.

Add Salt, curry , thyme,salt, garlic and seasoning.

 

STEP 6.

Now add gizzard to the sauce and allow the spices to blend in with the gizzard for a minute.

 

STEP 7.

Add your fried plantain sliced green pepper, tomatoes and onions. mix thoroughly and remove the heat.

 

 

Now that’s how you make GIZDODO.. go on and try it out  Food Lovers and remember to share ….

If it looks  anything like the photo in this post then well done…. and if it does not its the first of many trials… don’t give up…..try again…

 

 

TIPS

  • I always add Cameroon pepper to my dish , just enough to bring the spices alive. (This is totally up to you)
  • You could  also use Turkey or whatever gizzards you prefer but chicken gizzards just does it right.

 

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