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Way to much is happening, time is limited for updates, but I am cooking.  I have some adventures coming up, follow me to see the postings.  Follow me on Instagram    Read More →

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PROFITEROLES with PASTRY CREAM FILING & CHOCOLATE SAUCE

I’ve posted the menu and since the Eid upon us, I want to post a dessert recipe.  If I don’t do it now, I know I will leave it hanging for several days.  A profiterole consist of three parts, the choux a la creme, the filling and the topping and each part a requires a different recipe.  Most... Read More »

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A SUNDAY IFTAR WITH FRIENDS 2012

  Ramadan this year has been quite and busy, these long days I must admit have been hard and at time difficult.   The hardest part for me so far has been the lack of sleep and which resulted me to use my lunch hour to take naps in the offices quite lounge room.   Nothing like power nap to get you... Read More »

kataif
RAMADAN KATAIF

RAMADAN KATAIF Ingredients 1 package of Kataif – 12 pieces 2 tablespoons of dry coconut granules 2 tablespoons of dry yellow raisins 2 tablespoons of dry currants 2 tablespoons of chopped walnuts or almonds or pistachios 1 ½  cup of vegetable oil for frying Syrup 1.5 cup of sugar 1.5 cup of... Read More »

Spiced Basmati Rice
BASMATI RICE with CHICKEN & SPICES

BASMATI RICE with CHICKEN, SAFFRON & SPICES Ingredients: For the Rice 2 cups of basmati rice 4 tablespoons of canola oil 4 pods of cardamom – broken exposing the seeds 2 cinnamon sticks 4 cups of chicken stock + 2 tablespoons of boiling water 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 3/4 teaspoon crumbled saffron threads 1... Read More »

Bulgur Pilaf
BULGUR PILAF

Bulgur Pilaf  Ingredients: 2 medium onions – chopped fine 1/3 cup of olive oil 3 medium sized Italian pepper – chopped fine 1 cup of tomato sauce 2 tablespoons of red pepper paste 1 lemon – the zest & the juice 2 cups of medium size bulgur – cracked whole wheat 3 cups of water or stock Salt Preparation: In... Read More »

Purslane Salad
PURSLANE SALAD WITH YOGURT DRESSING

PURSLANE SALAD WITH YOGURT DRESSING  Ingredients: 2 large bunches of purslane – about 4 cups – pricked, washed & dried well 2 cups of yogurt – regular yogurt not strained 3 cloves of garlic – minced fine 1 teaspoon of ginger – minced fine 2 tablespoons of olive oil Salt for seasoning 1 tablespoon... Read More »

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