North African hamsa amulet | Brandeis UniversityNorth African hamsa amulet, 20th century Pierced metal hamsa with fish and floral design. Fish hang from each finger, crown finial with moon, star, and fish stamps. North African, 7.5" + 2" fish (height), 4.75" (width)
Follow I love fish and seafood and when I am in Greece I probably eat it in some form every day. Despite living in Canada where we have a very good supply of fish and seafood, there’s a lack in Mediterranean seafood and that’s okay. Eat local, right? This past summer I did a cooking …
Wherever Mediterraneans live close to the sea, seafood is a staple protein in their diets; any and all kinds of shellfish and fish are celebrated, often several in the same dish. While fattier types like tuna supply heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids, lean specimens like shrimp, squid, and sea bass provide ample protein, niacin, and selenium. Recipes: Zesty Shrimp with Chimichurri Rice (pictured)Spicy Shrimp Sliders - Delish.com
The Best Restaurants in Menorca, Spain – 7 Seafood Dishes you have to try! Of course, in true Mediterranean tradition, seafood takes pride of place on most menus in Menorca. Daily catches of lobster, fish and Calamari squid land on the docks each day and make their way from there to the local restaurants, where they are served to a steady supply of hungry customers from around the world!