Chicken Shawarma Pie, Roasted Aubergine & Tomato and Green Salad. This is the s…

Chicken Shawarma Pie, Roasted Aubergine & Tomato and Green Salad. This is the second recipe I’ve made from Falastin by sami_tamimi and it was a great one. I made it after work on Friday, with a nice beer to sip and NTS Radio banging on the speakers. It took me aaaages, but I really enjoyed … Read more

Aubergine, Chickpea and Tomato Bake (Musaqa’a). I recently got a copy of – Fal…

Aubergine, Chickpea and Tomato Bake (Musaqa’a). I recently got a copy of sami_tamimi – Falastin (finally!) and this is the first recipe I’ve made from it. It’s essentially a Palestinian tray bake, but with a few more steps. It was real easy to make, but it has so much flavour – I was genuinely a … Read more

Marcella Hazan’s Tomato Sauce w/ Bucatini. Sometimes simplicity is the best. Sa…

Marcella Hazan’s Tomato Sauce w/ Bucatini. Sometimes simplicity is the best. San Marzano tomatoes and Bucatini are two things I always heard a lot about but can be tricky to get here, so when I did acquire some I thought this would be the best way to enjoy them. This sauce is a famous one … Read more

Lentils w/ Celeriac, Hazelnuts & Mint and Pomegranate/Tomato/Cucumber/Red Onion….

Lentils w/ Celeriac, Hazelnuts & Mint and Pomegranate/Tomato/Cucumber/Red Onion. I’ve never cooked celeriac before and my sister asked me to make some, so I used an Ottolenghi recipe for this. I made the salad just using up stuff in the fridge as I thought it would go nicely, which it did. Listening to: The Weeknd … Read more