Tahini, made from sesame paste, even better with a roasted eggplant
Arabic Cuisine - Lamb Kofta
Hummus is incredibly easy to make.
Quinoa Tabouli - always fresh and always gluten-free
A Middle Eastern treat of shredded filo dough with a cream filling and drenched in an orange blossom syrup.
A flourless Middle Eastern Orange cake, perfect for afternoon tea.
Armenian Brioche filled with Dates, Honey & Walnuts
My best homemade hummus
Velvety smooth with a lemony zing and sweetness coming from caramelized onions, this isn't your grocery store tub of hummus.
Muhammara, a middle eastern dip made from roasted red peppers and walnuts. Trust me, you will want to dive right in.
These Grilled Middle Eastern Turkey Burgers are interesting and flavorful, with lots of herbs and spices mixed into the meat.
Jerusalem Salad: Fresh cucumbers, tomatoes, garlic, and parsley, tossed in a refreshing tahini dressing.
Homemade Baklava filled with almonds, pistachios and cashew nuts and then topped with orange blossom and honey syrup.
Fava bean & chickpea falafel with tahini yogurt sauce and minty tabouleh.
The Big Z's Famous Baba Ganoush. This middle eastern eggplant dip can be eaten as an appetizer or even a meal!
Spoon Lamb, inspired by Ana Sortun's recipe (before adding pomegranate reduction sauce)
Fattoush: Toasty, tart and tasty Lebanese bread salad that's perfect for a hot day, if not a hot date.
Baba Ghanoush? Moutabal? Whatever you call it, this grilled eggplant and tahini spread is awesome.
Korean/Middle Eastern fusion. Korean barbecued meats in pita and lavash wraps at Korean BBQ Corner in Alhambra, CA.
Hilbeh - Yemenite fenugreek seed sauce, spiked with hot green peppers.
Homemade pitta bread (with spiced beef patties and homemade hummus).
this is fattoush: a no-frill, vibrant Middle Eastern salad great for the summertime.
Labneh; a Middle Eastern soft cheese, three different flavors and some village pics
Muhummara Dip, made from roasted red peppers, nuts, spices, and pomegranate molasses.
Fried Arabic Pita Bread waiting to be added to parsley, lettuce and tomatoes to make a delicious, refreshing Fattoush.
What is feta ghanoush?
Hummus en Fuego: Hummus with a kick...
Babaga-hummus - a delicious compromise between two middle-eastern favorites...
sheesh barak is a Middle Eastern ravioli-type pasta cooked in a refreshing yogurt sauce infused with garlic and mint.
layered Middle Eastern dish topped with a refreshing cap of yogurt and garnished with toasted pine nuts
Hummus, extra garlick-y and extra lemon-y. Perfect for dipping Persian sangack bread into!
Garlicky hummus, THE DIP to make. Ready for consumption.
how to use up a tray of heirloom tomatoes and a big cucumber? tabbouleh!