Tag: Dinner Party

SAWER

SAWER

BULGUR WHEAT WITH TOMATO AND ONION (VEGAN)

Rice is such a staple accompaniment to Middle Eastern food, but other grains and starches feature heavily in Kurdish cooking too and they can add a real depth of flavour to a meal […]

MAHALABIA

MAHALABIA

ROSE WATER AND CARDAMOM MILK PUDDING

If you’re Middle Eastern, chances are you already have all the ingredients for mahalabia somewhere in your kitchen. That’s the charm of this dessert: it’s delicious, it’s incredibly easy to make […]

KIFTA

KIFTA

RICE DUMPLINGS STUFFED WITH LAMB, ALMOND AND SULTANAS

This week, I worked a set of nights in the A&E department. Any doctor will be able to tell you that when you’re on nights, you flip into survival mode […]

DOLMA

DOLMA

STUFFED SWISS CHARD LEAVES (VEGAN)

Dolma is a Middle Eastern triumph, where leaves and vegetables are filled with a rice mixture that’s packed with herbs and flavour. […]