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Middle Eastern

  • Middle Eastern

    Fattoush Salad

    a zesty bright salad with a sumac dressing and crispy bites of toasted pita bread This salad is popular in Middle Eastern cuisine. The base is quite simple with lettuce, tomatoes, cucumbers, green peppers…

  • Middle Eastern

    Falafel (Chickpea Fritters)

    a middle eastern delicacy, of blended chickpeas with fresh herbs, fried to perfection with a crisp outside and soft tender center Falafel originated in Egypt, being made with a combination of fava beans among…

  • Middle Eastern

    Pickled Turnips and Beets (Turshi)

    a crunchy, bite of earthy, zesty pickled turnips and beets Turshi, or pickled vegetables, is a popular side dish or sandwich addition to many Middle Eastern cuisines. Here we simply have turnips, usually white…

  • Middle Eastern Savory

    Matchstick Za’taar Fries

    oven-baked, yet still crispy, crunchy, and tasty, everything you’d want your fries to be Za’taar is a spice blend that is common in various Middle Eastern foods. It is made by combining dried ingredients…

  • Middle Eastern

    Tabbouleh Salad

    a chopped parsley salad with earthy bulgur wheat in a simple olive oil and fresh lemon juice dressing This bulgur salad is known as a traditional Middle Eastern dish called Tabbouleh. The main ingredient…

  • Middle Eastern

    Fattoush Salad

    a zesty bright salad with a sumac dressing and crispy bites of toasted pita bread This salad is popular in Middle Eastern cuisine. The base is quite traditional with lettuce, tomatoes, cucumbers, green peppers…

  • Middle Eastern

    Eggplant Casserole (Fatteh Betnjan)

    Eggplant Casserole here! This dish is called ‘Fatteh Betnjan‘ in Arabic. One of my favorite dishes of my childhood.  Made with layers of toasted pita bread, seasoned meat in a rich tomato sauce (traditionally…

  • Middle Eastern

    Avocado Hummus

      a superfood, avocado is filled with fiber, healthy fats, and lots of other essential vitamins and minerals Avocados are really smooth and creamy and paired with hummus it’s a match made in heaven.…