Tag Archive: chorkor

Jul 13 2015

Processing and consumption of smoked fish in Terekeka (South Sudan)

Photo credit: Trip down memory lane. blogspot Review: Abdel Rahman El Gamal (Founder of the website)         Fresh fish is prized by consumers in South Sudan. However, its high price keeps it beyond the reach of the average citizen and this becomes in favor of smoked fish which is very popular for …

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Jan 08 2015

Fish smoking facility in Bambalang, Cameroon

Credit: Innocent Zambou (Cameroon)                     The photos show fish smokers that belong to the same operation.  These represent double oven Chorkor type with dimensions of 2m by 1m. The ovens are separated by an inner wall so that in case of less quantity of fish, only …

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Aug 11 2014

Fish smoking and commonly used smoker “Chorkor” in Ghana

Credit: Patrick Appenteng (Ghana) In Ghana most harvested fish from aquaculture are usually processed and enjoyed by grilling; which usually go well with a local dish called “banku and hot pepper sauce”. This is however not the case with most fishes from the various inland and marine water bodies: Fishes from these sources are usually smoked …

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May 28 2012

A fish smoker (Chorkor) in Burundi

Credit: Alain Murekambanze (Burundi) This photo shows a “chorkor” oven which got its name from a fishing village and a neighborhood in the city of Accra, part of the Accra Metropolitan Area, Ghana.  Chorkor This oven is used to smoke different species of fish. This particular “chorkor” belongs to the Department of water, fisheries and …

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