US-Based Woman Orders N350k Okra Soup, Bowls of Vegetable, Edikangikong From Nigeria, Amazes Many

US-Based Woman Orders N350k Okra Soup, Bowls of Vegetable, Edikangikong From Nigeria, Amazes Many

  • A famous chef on TikTok revealed the bowl of okra soup an American resident ordered from Nigeria
  • The soup had seafood had all manner of condiments, and was packed in a white 5L bowl
  • A seasoned chef, Grace Adepoju, told that using films over the bowls of food is an excellent way to preserve them during exports

A popular Nigerian chef on TikTok has showcased different bowls of soups that got many talking online.

Words written on the video read: "320k", as she presented a big bowl of okra with all manner of condiments.

The lady with the handle @hotmbycheft said a woman from the US ordered it.

Big bowls of Nigerian food/Nigerian food culture.
The chef presented different bowls of food. Photo source: @hotmbycheft
Source: TikTok

Bowl of delicious okra soup

She also showed a vegetable soup that had eight pieces of fish. Other local dishes like stew, Edikangikong, and fried rice shrimp were also there.

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Many Nigerians were confused about whether the N320k was for just the 5L okra soup or everything on her table.

Exporting food as a business

Speaking with, a top chef, Grace Adepoju, said preserving the food for the US trip is possible.

She said:

"They can use film to cover it."

On the profitability of exporting cooked food from Nigeria, she said:

"Very profitable for that price."

Watch the video below:

Legit compiled some of the reactions below:

kopex4luv said:

"Hmm and what chef dammy will do for a token price 50k."

abigailfunmilayo4 said:

"Miss alade no dey cook for house abi."

wutty1 said:

"If everything here is 320k then it's cheap."

Luizzyado said:

"Who no fit enter kitchen we say "It worth It" The 320k is for all or for just one? with 50k, I can Cook any of the Soup."

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USEr asked:

"How you go take close the bucket."


"Broke people Na em full this comment,320k is worth it."

meritorious13 said:

"320 na big money ooo."

user7212467539284 said:

"How much is one cow? Even though my money is like ocean i can never try it."

Chloe cj asked:

"How will you ship this to USA?"

egheeghe293 asked:

"How do you ship it? won't it get bad before it arrives the USA."

Man breaks up with crayfish seller

Meanwhile, earlier reported that a young Nigerian lady showed one could use heartbreak as fuel to fulfill a personal goal.

She revealed that her ex left her because she was hawking crayfish.

Jumping on a viral TikTok challenge, the lady had bags of food items on her head. Seconds into the video, she transitioned into a CEO.


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