Fufu & Cloclo Desì (Yam root polenta with chicken sauce)

Standard: with chicken. Other options possible, incl. vegan!

Spicy tomato sauce with fresh chicken, served with cooked fufu*
Fufu also tastes very good with peanut sauce or palm oil sauce.
Meat, poultry and fish can be stewed or deep-fried.


  • Vegan: vegan meat alternative
  • Poultry: chicken, turkey, duck…
  • Meat: beef, lamb, pork….
  • Fish & seafood: gilthead (Dorade), mackerel, smoked fish…
  • *Rice or noodles instead of Fufu if you want to preserve this meal in the fridge a couple of days, or freeze it. Fufu (yam root polenta) is better when you eat it straight away or the next day.


  • Chicken
  • Yam root flour
  • Potato flour
  • Tomato
  • Bay leaf
  • Onion
  • Garlic
  • Salt
  • Chilli
  • Afro aubergine
  • Pepper
  • Stock (homemade)
  • Oil
  • Okra
  • Paprika
  • Ginger
  • Aniseed
  • Allspice