Tag Archive: Book Club

Claudia Roden’s Sweet Potato Salad

I know we’ve finished focussing on Roden’s book but unfortunately due to a technical glitch this post only just reached me and I think its very worthy of our monthly collection of recipes. … Continue reading

A Tale of Lokum

Originally posted on Sharing The Food We Love:
The time has come for me to attempt this delicious and exotic sweet in my kitchen once again.  Many of you would remember a not…

Ataif – Stuffed Pancakes.

Originally posted on Lona's in the kitchen:
Happy to have just made it in for this months The Cookbook Guru book of the month – The New Book of Middle Eastern Food…

Would You Buy A Cookbook With No Pictures?

This month’s book of choice has created some interesting conversations away from The Cookbook Guru about the way that cookbooks are created in this day and age and the purpose that they have… Continue reading

Semit – Kouloúri

Originally posted on An Evolving Life:
These round, sesame-studded bread rings would be my breakfast of choice any day. In some parts of the world they are known as semit (also spelled simit).…

Syrian Stuffed Kibbeh

Originally posted on Passion Fruit Garden:
I have been meaning to make kibbeh since I returned from Lebanon. In Lebanon, kibbeh, along with hummus, is on every menu. Both are national institutions.  The reason I hadn’t got around…

Super Smoky Babaghanouj

Originally posted on ALMOST ITALIAN:
Just as Autumn begins to turn cold and hints at what’s to come, we light our first wood fire and the family menu begins to change. Stock simmers gently on…

Baba Ghanoush

Originally posted on Sharing The Food We Love:
I had the most exciting of packages sitting on my kitchen counter when I got home from work on Thursday night.  My copy of Claudia…

Middle Eastern Lamb Meat Pies with Raisins and Pinenuts

Originally posted on Sharing The Food We Love:
I’m still desperately waiting for my delivery of Claudia Roden’s Book of Middle Eastern Food so stand by for a flurry of last minute food posts…

Moroccan stuffed tomatoes with roasted peppers, tuna, capers and olives

Nancy from Jamjnr.com. has created this beautiful fresh sounding stuffed tomato recipe from Claudia Roden for us as part of our book of choice this month… it looks and sounds divine!  Click through… Continue reading

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