Baklava

24th Jan, 2015, Baklava is a crispy, rich, sweet pastry made of layers of phyllo dough filled with nuts and drenched with honey syrup. This ethnic Middle Eastern confection has been in my mind for several months, and this weekend

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Mediterranean Style Hummus Wrap

14th Jan, 2015 I really enjoyed this theme of rolls and wrap this week. This is my last wrap/roll for the week and it involves my favorite hummus. When eating out at a Mediterranean restaurant, the most loved thing I

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Carrot and Walnut Slices – Cezeriye (A Popular Turkish Dessert)

24th Nov, 2013 Recently I have been bringing home a lot of cook books from our local library. This recipe is from one such book that I brought home this week. The book is called the Turkish Cookbook – Regional

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Lentil Soup (Middle Eastern) – BM # 32

14th Sept, 2013 In our house soups are a lunch or dinner menu by itself. All we need is some bread on the side and we are happy. Recently during one of our eat out trip in the local Middle

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ChickPeas (Garbanzo Beans) Cucumber Salad (Mediterranean Style)

 7th Dec, 2012 This picture was taken by my 2 yr old 🙂 When I was shopping at my local farm market, I came across these beautiful baby Cucumbers. They were so attractive that I immediately bought a few home

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