Homemade falafel. From disaster to success and how I got my mojo back.
Balela, a Middle Eastern bean salad
one of my favorite things when we eat Persian food - now we can make Shirazi Salad at home (so super easy)
Green Beans meets Sumac: a recipe on a whim with beans, tomatoes, almonds and sumac.. delicious.
Moroccan Style Chickpea Soup w/a topping of Spicy North African Harissa Sauce served with a Middle Eastern Flat Bread.
Eggplant dip or baba ghannouj
Hummus - nutritious, delicious and super easy to prepare!
A deliciously refreshing (and healthy) Middle Eastern beet and yogurt salad that is perfect for the warmer months. It's extremely easy to make too!
Cool and refreshing cucumber-yogurt soup
A delicious pasta with distinct Middle Eastern flavors. Made with lentils and parsley
Enjoy a tomato-based soup bolstered with the wonderful flavors of pesto and ajvar.
Chicken Tagine with Chickpeas and Apricots
Aarshe Saak - Spinach & Lemon Soup with Meatballs
Tzatziki...Low Fat Yogurt & Cucumber Dip
Warm lentil salad with Halloumi, oven-roasted tomatoes & a za'atar vinaigrette
Fennel and Feta Salad with Pomegrenate Seeds, Edamame and Sumac. Adapted from the Ottolenghi Cookbook.
Sumac Macarons with Orange Buttercream
Tabbouleh with a Twist! Bulgur, tomatoes, peppers, mint and parsley - a perfect "grab and go" dish!!
Middle Eastern shortbread cookies stuffed with pitstachios, walnuts and dates
Tabbouleh - A light and lovely snack. Fast and Easy to make.
Ghraybeh is a Middle Eastern buttery, crumbly and highly addictive cookie. Easy to make, no more then 5 ingredients needed.
My Egyptian grandmother's red lentil soup recipe. A fantastic and super easy Middle Eastern classic.
Baked falafel - a delicious, less messy alternative to the fried version
Hummus with Olive Oil Chips is a perfect snack or side dish for any time of day!
Yogurt isn't just for breakfast! Try Lebanese yogurt and rice soup with savory beef and parsley stuffed dumplings.
[recipe] Chicken Shammi Kabab Burger.
Quite possibly the best falafel sandwich you'll ever eat.
Spicy chickpea flatbreads served with pork souvlaki and minted yoghurt.
Tabouleh with spinach and cucumbers. (vegetarian)
This amazing Middle Eastern Lamb Tangine will blow you away! Cinnamon, garlic and dried apricots, and more!
Pakistani Chicken in a Tomato and Eggplant Stew with Yogurt Cucumber Sauce . Wonderful slow food!
Fesenjan - persian pomegranate walnut chicken stew: comforting, sweet, sour, and creamy all at the same time.
Homemade pita bread is so easy and so much better than store bought!
Mujadara a simple dish of lentils, rice and caramelized onions that will transport you to a far off land.