Sauces & Spices

Chipotle Cheddar Burger with Jalapeños and Chipotle Lime Mayo

Chipotle Cheddar Burger with Jalapeños and Chipotle Lime Mayo

Chipotle Cheddar Burger with Jalapeños and Chipotle Lime Mayo is a fresh and smokey burger that screams Summer. Tangy lime and smokey chipotle, fresh salads, savory cheddar and a juicy burger patty, all hugged together by delicious […]

Homemade Za’atar Spice Blend

Homemade Za’atar Spice Blend

Za’atar is a Middle Eastern spice blend consisting of aromatic and sour sumac, fragrant thyme, sesame seeds, salt and a few other spices. It’s easy, it’s delicious. I’ll try to keep it short today. I just wanted to share with you a super easy […]

Cheesy Beef and Beans Enchiladas with Homemade Enchilada Sauce

Cheesy Beef and Beans Enchiladas with Homemade Enchilada Sauce

Cheesy beef and beans enchiladas with a homemade enchilada sauce. It’s comfort food filled with melting cheese, soft tortillas, bold flavors of chili, cumin and garlic, and topped with fresh sour cream and cilantro. It doesn’t get much better […]

Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto

Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto

Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto elevates the simplest of tomato based dishes in a matter of seconds. It’s quick to make, and I can assure you that you will never go back! It can be your secret ingredient to wow your mother-in-law (I won’t tell). […]

Chicken Shawarma + Homemade Shawarma Spice

Chicken Shawarma + Homemade Shawarma Spice

Shawarma is like the Middle Eastern gyro or tacos. It’s often thinly cut meat packed with Middle Eastern flavors such as cardamom, allspice, lemon, garlic, yoghurt, wrapped inside […]

Middle Eastern Spice Blend Baharat

Middle Eastern Spice Blend Baharat

Lately I’ve had such a kick on Middle Eastern cuisine, and this weekend I made a bunch. Happy times. I wanted to first share with you the spice blends, so that you’ve got everything in place to begin cooking. It’s also so satisfying to make […]

Soothing Raita

Soothing Raita

Raita is a cool, creamy condiment that is a must with spicy Indian recipes. Yoghurt and cucumber soothes the palate and stands up to the spicier dishes. The meal will feel more whole when you add this to the party.

Spicy Guacamole

Spicy Guacamole

  Guacamole is one of the pillars of Mexican cuisine. You can use it with everything; tacos, burritos, moles, tostadas, quesadillas, enchiladas (I have another exciting Mexican recipe coming up soon). You know, all the good comforting and spicy Mexican food out there. But – […]