The Magic of Mujaddara…

Beans and rice have long been considered comfort food that was also affordable all over the world. You have red beans and rice in the southern United States, arroz con frijoles in Latin America, and ….mujaddara in the Middle East. While these dishes originated from a need to get maximum nutrition for very little money,…… Continue reading The Magic of Mujaddara…

Why I love grape leaves even more than grapes, secrets to Warak Dawali (stuffed grape leaves)

The one thing I regret saying in my latest video is that stuffed grape leaves (warak dawali) is the most difficult Middle Eastern dish to make. I really take that back. It’s actually quite easy, but just a little time consuming–which is why enlisting the help of family makes it more special!┬áSome friends I know…… Continue reading Why I love grape leaves even more than grapes, secrets to Warak Dawali (stuffed grape leaves)