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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…

Spanakopitta

Originally posted on Passion Fruit Garden:
This month, The Cook Book Guru is featuring Claudia Roden’s A New Book of Middle Eastern Food.  I have already posted two recipes from this cookbook, Moroccan Tagine…

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

“The New Book of Middle Eastern Food” – Rose Scented Rice Pudding

Forget all the bad things you know and think about rice pudding and enliven your senses with this luscious and fragrant rose scented rice pudding from lady red specs. Leah

Kisir: Peppery Bulgur Salad

Originally posted on ALMOST ITALIAN:
In Melbourne, Brunswick is the home of Middle Eastern food, with numerous Lebanese and Turkish restaurants lining the northern end of Sydney Road. Along with Persian sweet shops,…

Tarama

Originally posted on An Evolving Life:
One of the foods I associate most with Greek Lent is taramasalata, a cod’s roe dip. Taramasalata traditionally features on the table for “Clean Monday” (Καθαρά Δευτέρα,…

Guest Post: Claudia Roden’s The New Middle Eastern Cookbook

Lady Red Specs from Please Pass The Recipe suggested this month’s cookbook for us to explore and I thought it only right that we ask her to do a little write up about… Continue reading

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