Aprons Ready: Kenyan Foodies Killing it in The Kitchen!

Article by Maureen Kasuku
Posted: November 20, 2019

Everyone claims to be a foodies until its time to throw down in the kitchen. Haha.

But these Kenyan cooks have earned the title, the badge and the foodie crown. They are known to throw down in the kitchen and their videos are so hypnotic you cant help but want to try their recipes. Here are some of the YouTubers donning approns, making delicious food and giving us food fomo on the regular:

Phil’s Kitchen


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I found her on Instagram sharing gems on how to make a variety of foods. Boasting over five thousand followers, Phil’s kitchen makes you want to get into the kitchen and attempt your own throwdown.  You can check out her Instagram and YouTube page for dishes and their recipes.

Chef Sheena Amario

This internationally trained chef has got cooking on lock down. Offering recipes on her website for mouth-watering dishes. With over four thousand subscribers, she offers the average Kenyan a chance to be a magnificent cook like her.

Cooking with Jaz

This amazing cook studied the culinary arts in Spain. An award-winning cookbook author, she is out here helping people work in their kitchen. Her website is full of recipes you can try. Also, she has a YouTube channel, making difficult gourmet dishes easier for others to make.

Juliet Kane

This is a self-taught food blogger who is keen on making and sharing recipes with the world. With over six thousand followers on Instagram and over two thousand followers on YouTube.

Leo Tunapika?

This cook is always asking, what’s cooking today? A phrase our mothers used heard a million times. She makes drool-worthy food you can’t ignore. A B.A.K.E 2019 winner, Gatuiri’s cut her niche by reading various food blogs and watching many YouTube channels just like most of us. But her love for food became more than a passing hobby. Her Instagram has photos of her delectable dishes and honestly got me hungry. So try it out!

Which food blogger do you follow for a throw down in the kitchen? Let us know!






About the author

Maureen Kasuku

Maureen is our resident cat lady and Beyoncé stan. She writes about spas, brunch and ballet recitals but has never been to any. Moonlights as a social justice activist in her spare time. She knows things and is obnoxiously opinionated on the internet but not in real life


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