Tag: middle eastern

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 […]

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 Flatbread with Spiced Beef and Mint

Middle Eastern Flatbread with Spiced Beef and Mint

A few weeks ago I posted a recipe on Baharat, a Middle Eastern spice blend. It’s so so delicious, but what do you make? You could make these Middle Eastern Flatbread! Beef was […]

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 […]

Middle Eastern Tabbouleh with Quinoa

Middle Eastern Tabbouleh with Quinoa

Tabbouleh is a fresh Middle Eastern side dish, with flavors of mint, lemon and garlic; the quinoa fills you up and nurtures well and the cucumber and tomatoes elevates it to a fresh salad. I’ve had a kick on Middle Eastern food lately and […]