Sfiha

Sfiha

Sfiha is a traditional pizza-like dish. It has many variation and is made differently from one country to another. There are two ways of making Sfiha, one is made with tomatoes, like in this recipe, while the other is with Tahini sauce. Sfiha is a basic yeast dough, similar to a pizza dough, that is stuffed with a […]

Simple Cheese Dip

White Cheese Spread

Bassima recipe

Bassima Recipe

This recipe comes all the way from Egypt. Bassima is a very traditional Egyptian coconut dessert. I got this Bassima recipe from a very dear lady. She is my grandma’s best friend and a relative too. I love you Tata Umm Abdo. Since we tried this recipe, it has become a family favorite. Its easy to make […]

Sugar Syrup

Sugar Syrup

Most of the Middle Eastern desserts are made using this basic recipe of sugar syrup, which is commonly known as Atir in Arabic. Its a combination of sugar and water which is flavored with either rosewater or orange blossom water, depending on the recipe its used in. Usually after the dessert is baked, then its […]

Kofta with Tomato and Potato

Kofta With Tomato And Potato

Here is a way of using the Kofta recipe that I showed you in the previous post. It’s Kofta with Tomato and Potato. Similar to a meatloaf but in my opinion more flavorful. In this recipe, the kofta mix is spread in an oven dish then topped with tomatoes and potatoes, and baked to perfection. […]

Kofta

Kofta

Pineapple Dessert

Pineapple Dessert

This recipe has no name, so I’m simply going to call it Pineapple Dessert. Its a dessert that reminds me of my childhood. Something my mom used to make as a side dessert every birthday. Its simple and light. Nothing special here to be honest. Its just something you can whip up and serve in […]

Chicken Salad
Shakshuka

Shakshuka

Rice soup

Rice Soup