Blanche's Feast in the Middle East

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From the popular youtube show "A Feast in the Middle East" Food blogger and journalist Blanche shares her family recipes! Paleo, Mediterranean, Whole 30 and Vegan Recipes included!

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Get the biggest energy and flavor boost from the tiniest cup of Arabic and Turkish coffee! Learn how to make coffee the traditional way, and the 21st century way with a modern shortcut. How To Make Coffee, I Love Coffee, Best Coffee, Coffee Break, Morning Coffee, Coffee Tasting, Coffee Cafe, Coffee Drinks, Coffee Mugs

Arabic-Turkish-Coffee Modern and Ancient Techniques- and the Etiquette and Symbolism Involved

Get the biggest energy and flavor boost from the tiniest cup of Arabic and Turkish coffee! Learn how to make coffee the traditional way, and the 21st century way with a modern shortcut.

This is a no fail family recipe that will yield the juiciest most flavorful roasted chicken every time! You will never see chicken as boring ever again once you try this recipe. Best Roasted Chicken, Perfect Roast Chicken, Middle East Food, Middle Eastern Recipes, Healthy Chicken Dinner, One Pan Meals, Family Meals, The Best, Chicken Recipes

MEDITERRANAN ROASTED CHICKEN!

This is a no fail family recipe that will yield the juiciest most flavorful roasted chicken every time! You will never see chicken as boring ever again once you try this recipe.

This beloved Arab dish of Ful Mudammas features warm favas seasoned with herbs, olive oil, and lemon juice. It is a nutritious and delicious vegan recipe eaten for breakfast or any time of day! Middle East Food, Food Insecurity, Fava Beans, Bean Dip, Delicious Vegan Recipes, Kung Pao Chicken, Family Meals, Cobb Salad, Paleo

FUL MUDAMAS- Middle eastern Fava Bean Dip

This beloved Arab dish of Ful Mudammas features warm favas seasoned with herbs, olive oil, and lemon juice. It is a nutritious and delicious vegan recipe eaten for breakfast or any time of day!

This fresh and crunchy cucumber tomato salad is the foundation of most meals in Palestine, Lebanon, Syria and Jordan--eaten for breakfast, lunch or dinner! Add some kabob and rice, or tuck into some pita bread with creamy hummus for a complete meal! Hummus Sandwich, Tomato Sandwich, Arabic Salad, Middle East Food, Cucumber Tomato Salad, Kabob, English Cucumber, Sandwiches For Lunch, Pita Bread

SALATA BALADIA- MIDDLE EASTERN CUCUMBER TOMATO SALAD

This fresh and crunchy cucumber tomato salad is the foundation of most meals in Palestine, Lebanon, Syria and Jordan--eaten for breakfast, lunch or dinner! Add some kabob and rice, or tuck into some pita bread with creamy hummus for a complete meal!

Vermicelli rice is an all around favorite dish throughout  Lebanon and Palestine to Syria and Jordan. Vermicelli  noodles are sauteed in olive oil and butter until they are golden brown, which adds a buttery and nutty flavor to the rice. This versatile rice goes with everything! Rice Recipes, Vegan Recipes, Middle East Food, Vermicelli Noodles, Eastern Cuisine, Lebanese Recipes, My Cookbook, Side Dishes Easy, Savoury Dishes

VERMICELLI RICE

Vermicelli rice is an all around favorite dish throughout Lebanon and Palestine to Syria and Jordan. Vermicelli noodles are sauteed in olive oil and butter until they are golden brown, which adds a buttery and nutty flavor to the rice. This versatile rice goes with everything!

labneh fresh lebanese cream cheese dip photo by NatashaBreen on Envato Elements Cream Cheese Cheesecake, Cream Cheese Dips, Jam Sandwiches, Honey Dessert, Spreadable Cheese, Cucumber Tomato Salad, Sandwich Fillings, Low Fat Yogurt, How To Make Cheese

HOMEMADE LABNAH (YOGURT CHEESE)

This spreadable cheese is very easy to make, and is a must for any Arab style breakfast! It has a tangy creamy flavor, loaded with probiotics, and is versatile as a sandwich spread, a dip, or even in cheesecake. Skip the ones in the supermarket and make it yourself with this easy method.

Kefta Bi Tahini- The Swedish Meatballs of the Mid East! East Meals, Middle East Food, Leafy Salad, Vegetable Casserole, Ground Lamb, Tahini Sauce, Roasted Tomatoes, Onions, Family Meals

MIDDLE EASTERN MEATBALLS | KEFTA BI TAHINI

Kefta bi tahini is the middle eastern version of Swedish meatballs, however the sauce is made with tahini, which imparts a rich flavor with no need for dairy. You get your protein veg and carbs all in one pan! Roasted tomatoes and onions add sweetness, great for any night of the week.

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Homemade Halva 3 Flavors!

An easy, no bake, one bowl recipe for halawa or halva, an Arabic confection make from Tahini or sesame seed paste. Try three different flavors from Vegan Chocolate Hazelnut, Pumpkin Spice and pepitas, or traditional Pistachio with Rose Flower Water.

A baklava shortcut that saves cup of butter, retains the flavor, yet takes a fraction of the time! A great dessert recipe to give as a gift, or make guests feel special during the holidays. Great Desserts, Dessert Recipes, East Meals, Pistachio Baklava, Middle East Food, Baklava Recipe, Egyptian Food, Vegan Recipes, Cooking

30 Minute Pistachio Baklava

A baklava shortcut that saves 1/3 cup of butter, retains the flavor, yet takes a fraction of the time! A great dessert recipe to give as a gift, or make guests feel special during the holidays.

You won't miss the meat in this luxurious dish made with chestnuts, pecans, mushrooms, thyme, and white wine! A great holiday entertaining recipe any time of the year! Middle East Food, Middle Eastern Recipes, Vegan Recipes, Cooking Recipes, Family Meals, Stuffed Mushrooms, Dishes, Holiday, Christmas

Vegan Chestnut Wellington

You won't miss the meat in this luxurious dish made with chestnuts, pecans, mushrooms, thyme, and white wine! A great holiday entertaining recipe any time of the year!

Autumn Harvest Bowl- With Freekeh! Middle East Food, Community Supported Agriculture, Autumn Harvest, Almonds, Butternut Squash, Recipe Using, Family Meals, Quinoa, Dates

Autumn Harvest Bowl- With Freekeh!

This Fall Freekeh Bowl recipe uses an Autumn harvest of butternut squash, accented with dates, almonds, herbs and a lemony za'atar dressing! Freekeh has more protein and twice the fiber of quinoa, with a smoky and nutty flavor from being roasted in an open flame.

This Middle Eastern cake is so popular it goes by 3 names! Namoura in Lebanon, Basbousa in Egypt, and Harisseh in Palestine. Semolina yogurt cake is doused with a lemony simple syrup scented with rose. Middle East Food, Arabic Dessert, Yogurt Cake, Simple Syrup, Palestine, Lebanon, Family Meals, Egypt, Vegan Recipes

Namoura, Basbousa, and Harisseh, the Arabic Dessert with Three Names!

This Middle Eastern cake is so popular it goes by 3 names! Namoura in Lebanon, Basbousa in Egypt, and Harisseh in Palestine. Semolina yogurt cake is doused with a lemony simple syrup scented with rose.

This Persian Style chicken is tender, juicy, and fragrant with a unique blend of spices like saffron, tumeric, and Advieh. Only minutes to transform chicken into an exotic meal on your stovetop! Real Food Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes, Cooking Recipes, Chicken Flavors, Chicken Recipes, Saffron Chicken, Middle East Food, Lebanese Recipes

PERSIAN STYLE 10 MINUTE CHICKEN ( Zereshk Polo Ba Morgh)

This Persian Style chicken is tender, juicy, and fragrant with a unique blend of spices like saffron, tumeric, and Advieh. Only minutes to transform chicken into an exotic meal on your stovetop!

Zereshk Polo is a creative aromatic Persian Rice dish that is fragrant with saffron, topped with sweet and sour barberries. The top of the rice mold is rich, crispy, and buttery, and this easy method uses a rice cooker for easy preparation! Rice Alternatives, Persian Rice, Middle East Food, Saffron Rice, Rice Dishes, Family Meals, Vegan Recipes

ZERESHK POLO- PERSIAN SAFFRON RICE SHORTCUT!

Zereshk Polo is a creative aromatic Persian Rice dish that is fragrant with saffron, topped with sweet and sour barberries. The top of the rice mold is rich, crispy, and buttery, and this easy method uses a rice cooker for easy preparation!

Ma'moul, or Ka'ak bi Ajwa cookies, are buttery semolina cookies filled with rich dates or crunchy walnuts, eaten by Palestinian and Lebanese Christians for Easter only once a year. Here we share our cherished family recipe! Middle East Food, Middle Eastern Recipes, Cake Cookies, Cupcake Cakes, Cupcakes, Kaak Recipe, Culinary Arts, Christians, Family Meals

Ma'moul, or Ka'ak bi Ajwa cookies, are buttery semolina cookies filled with rich dates or crunchy walnuts, eaten by Palestinian and Lebanese Christians for Easter only once a year. Here we share our cherished family recipe!