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Asylum-seeker led Cookery Class with Migrateful

Food
  • 12/11/23
  • 18:15 - 21:15
  • £45 + booking fee

More details: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ghanaian-cookery-class-with-mansura-bristol-tickets-725969112157?aff=oddtdtcreator


Sample menu:

  • Chinkafa Da Wakye (Rice and Beans)| Vegan
  • Hausa Abomu Wakye (Rice and Beans Stew) | Vegan; Celery
  • Ampesie Brodie (Boiled Plantain) | Vegetarian/Vegan; Egg
  • Abomudayua (Garden Egg Stew) | Fish/Vegan; Fish, Celery
  • Shitto (Ghana’s Chilli ‘Secret Sauce’) | Fish/Vegan; Fish, Crustaceans, Celery
  • Bofrot (Carrot Doughnuts) | Vegetarian/Vegan; Gluten (Wheat), Milk

This menu caters to vegans and those who eat fish. Allergens includeGluten (Wheat), Milk, Egg, Fish, Crustacean, Celery

A message from our Chef Mansura:

“My name is Mansura. I am from an inland town in Northern Ghana called Salaga. It’s the capital of East Gonja district and was the biggest slave market in West Africa. I came to the UK in April 2015. I have a 5-year old son named Ibrahim who goes to school here in Bristol. I learned cooking in a polygamous family, cooking for a lot of people. As a child, I learned by watching and I helped by bringing water, washing the food, chopping onions and so on. In our country, men are in control and women don’t have much of a voice. Here, a woman can do anything – be a mechanic or a doctor or an engineer. I love to cook and I love teaching. I play Twi and Hausa music during my classes! I am confident because I am teaching what I know. I really enjoy it and I really appreciate the Migrateful program. They have made me aware of other culture’s cuisines.”

About Migrateful:

Migrateful is an award-winning charity & social enterprise supporting asylum seekers, refugees & migrants in their journey to integration & independence through preparing them to lead cookery classes in their native cuisine. As well as London & Brighton, Migrateful runs classes in Bristol led by seven different chefs and hosted at Coexist Kitchen and St Werburghs. Cuisines include Sri Lankan, Ghanaian, Sudanese and Nigerian.

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