In honour of world jollof day, YEN.com.gh takes a look at five servings of jollof the have shaken the internet one way or the other.
For most people in Ghana and Nigeria where jollof is most popular, the meal is held in such high esteem that anything thing out of the ordinary may fall in the offensive zone.
Here are five ways jollof have either been prepared or presented that got people talking. Number five received the worst backlash!
Chef Fafa is a Ghanaian top class chef who enjoys experimenting with Ghanaian ingredients and food, often adding a twist to her dishes.
This twist on jollof rice was what she called Jollof arancini.
Fafa has also used sticky rice to cook jollof rice canapés.
This jollof rice was spotted on social media with a rather interesting caption
Quite a number of people found this cute serving of jollof rice rather too cute and disrespectful. A lot of people believe what makes jollof special is the generous portion per serving one is sure to receive when the meal is ordered. Not this!
Jamie Oliver’s twist on Ghana Jollof was one of the most offensive dishes the world star chef has cooked before. Jollof lovers criticized everything about the recipe from the ingredients to the serving of the dish.
World Jollof day is celebrated every year on the 22nd of August. Which of these jollof twists will you be trying soon?