Akwaaba Foods

Emerald Park, Saskatchewan, Canada

Market Attendance:
Outdoor- Most Saturdays

Introducing Vinolia Apakoh of Akwaaba Foods


Akwaaba Foods is a local food producer based in Emerald Park (Regina), bringing spicy Ghanian flavours to the prairies. Vinolia's sauces use unique and organic ingredients to curate and ensure authentic African quality and taste.


For the Regina Farmers' Market, Vinolia brings her specialty: traditional Ghanaian Shito Sauces. These are traditional smoked, fish sauces created with fresh ingredients including hot chilli, smoked fish and shrimp. (plus Vinolia's top secret spice blends). In many West African homes this is a ‘go-to’ staple used as a condiment or dipping sauce. This sauce is very versatile and can be enjoyed with veggies, rice, potatoes, fish or meat, the possibilities are endless! There are four varieties of Shito Sauce including Green Chilli Sauce (vegan), Shito Sauce in Medium and hot varieties, and a vegan Shito Sauce.


Best known for: West-African (Ghanian) Shito Sauces