What Is the Morrocan Tagine?

What Is the Morrocan Tagine?

  The tagine, a Moroccan dish with a conical top, has become a major part of the Middle Eastern cuisine. It’s also a versatile dish often used for both cooking and serving. The way it has been crafted and shaped allows steam to collect and run to the base.   They are also glazed, well-decorated […]

7 Easy Sambousek Recipes That Will Actually Make You Want to Cook

7 Easy Sambousek Recipes That Will Actually Make You Want to Cook

by Salma Hossam

No Arab 3ozooma (feast) is complete without sambousek. They are always the first things to be served, and the first to vanish. Sambousek is a Middle Eastern dish that’s usually served as an appetizer or as a snack. It’s a pastry that’s usually triangular shaped and is filled with cheese, meat or other things. Here are […]

7 Vine Leaves Recipes Mama Would Definitely Approve of

7 Vine Leaves Recipes Mama Would Definitely Approve of

by Salma Hossam

Wara2 3einab, commonly known as vine leaves, is something Arabs everywhere are just obsessed with. They are our very own version of French fries, except better. It’s basically a Middle Easter dish that’s usually served as an appetizer. It’s made of, well, vine leaves that are stuffed with rice. Needless to say, it’s so damn […]

It’s Bala7 Zaghloul Season in Egypt and We Don’t Want to Eat Anything Else

It’s Bala7 Zaghloul Season in Egypt and We Don’t Want to Eat Anything Else

Winter is coming and the signs are everywhere around us. November is just around the corner, the weather is already on a roller coaster of sunny and gloomy days and we finally started spotting red dates everywhere in the streets of Egypt.   For those who have been denying their taste buds of our beloved Zaghloul, you are missing out on […]

9 Ways To Upgrade Your Boring Indomie

9 Ways To Upgrade Your Boring Indomie

By Kurt Galalah

Every college student worth the name loves Indomie. Not only is it stupidly easy to cook, but it’s the only thing we could afford back then — and now! The main problem with it is that it can get pretty boring when you have it by itself, and the flavor sachets aren’t exactly renowned for their nutritional value. So in honor […]

‫#‏اخترت_صحتى :How to Transform Your Favourite Dishes Into Healthy Ones

‫#‏اخترت_صحتى :How to Transform Your Favourite Dishes Into Healthy Ones

Eating healthy isn’t as difficult as we make it seem. There are so many easy recipes that you can make to turn your eating habits into healthy ones. Nestle Egypt has made it so much easier for us with the aid of Chef Mai Yacoubi in easy-to-follow short videos on how that will get you on […]

10 Mouthwatering Avocado Recipes for a Healthy Lifestyle

10 Mouthwatering Avocado Recipes for a Healthy Lifestyle

Avocados are one of the most nutritious and filling summer fruits available in the Middle East, and this time of year they’re at their ripest. Take advantage of the season and load up on your omega-3 fats with these fabulous recipes:   Paleo Avocado Tuna Salad   Get recipe here.   California Omelette   Get […]

8 Finger-Licking Good Energy Bars You Can Make At Home

8 Finger-Licking Good Energy Bars You Can Make At Home

Energy bars can be day-savers when you need that extra boost to get you through an afternoon lull or right before that punishing fitness class after a long day of work. Skip the pre-packaged type and go all natural with these recipes that you can make ahead of time and pack in your bag for […]

The Recipe: Going Vegetarian!

The Recipe: Going Vegetarian!

We are going vegetarian this week. With so many celebrities such as Jay-z and Beyonce hopping on the bandwagon, we are giving you a meal you can actually enjoy.  If you are someone who has ever felt like going down this road, today I am giving you that opportunity.   Carrot-Coconut Soup   Ingredients:  ¼ […]

Our Favorite Dubai Food Blogs

Our Favorite Dubai Food Blogs

One of our favorite time wasters is perusing food-related content online – from drooling over food porn to searching for new recipes. Since Dubai has fast become one the world’s best cities for culinary eats and treats, we decided to give you a round-up of our favorite Dubai food blogs. Let us know if we […]