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any of various plants of the genus Corchorus having large leaves and cymose clusters of yellow flowers

widely distributed genus of tropical herbs or subshrubs

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A handful of frozen jute leaves (1/4 pack - ewedu leave)
serve with ewedu and swallow of your choice, most especially with amala.
Amala is a popular delicacy of the Yorubas in South - West, Nigeria and is usually eaten alongside ewedu.
We currently serve the real Abula - Amala with ewedu, gbegiri and 'obe ata'.
Iru is used in cooking traditional soups; egusi, okro, Ewedu, ogbono, Efo riro {vegetable}, stew, gbegiri (bean soup) and is said to be high in lipid (29%), protein (35%), carbohydrate (16%) while it is also a good source of calcium, fat, vitamin C, vitamin B2, dietary fibre and phosphorus.