boko-boko

Definition

Food

  • A type of porridge made from shredded meat, burghul and spices (cinnamon, cumin, turmeric and the like) cooked in a closed pot very slowly and for a long time in the cooking liquor in which the meat was boiled. When finished, butter and flavourings are stirred in to give a smooth porridge. Popular amongst the Swahili and introduced by the Arabs.
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