Ghanaian dish “kanzagma” of beans by Gane-Asonge PS

The students and teachers from Gane-Asonge Primary School prepared Ghanaian national dish called “kanzagma” using beans.

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Our cooking team

Local people don’t eat “kanzagma” every day, it is a meal that they make for special guests.

Ingredients needed for “kanzagma” we prepared:

  • beans;
  • water;
  • salt bitter;
  • groundnut oil;
  • “yahzi” if you like  (made from “kulikuli” which gotten from groundnut);
  • one onion;
  • pepper and salt.

Instead of a blender we used our “local blender” called “atta aueia”  – “woman power blender” as our teachers named it.

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Local blender

First of all you have to put the beans into water for 30 minutes, after that you can grind them.

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Beans in the water; grinding the beans and already ground beans.
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Students grinding the beans

Watch our video and find out how simple but delicious dish of beans is prepared:

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Our “kanzagma” of beans is ready

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