Sheer Kurma or Sevia

View my step by step video  I’m making a sweet and delicious simple dessert called Sevia or Sheer Kurma  This delicious milky dessert is delicately flavoured with saffron and ghee, studded with nuts and dried fruit and vermicelli noodles. It wasn’t till I got married that I started making this dessert, it’s typically served at … Continue reading Sheer Kurma or Sevia

Moroccan Cigars – Meat filled crispy wrappers

Watch the step by step video A group of Youtubers got together and decided to put together a stellar roundup of dad friendly recipes for Father’s Day. Last year we put on a spectacular competition for Father’s day and pitted Father against Father in a friendly cooking competition. Each Father teamed up with their kid … Continue reading Moroccan Cigars – Meat filled crispy wrappers

Middle Eastern Roast Chicken with Toum

View my step by step video This post is all about Mother’s Day. One day to respect and shower a person with love and affection that we should be doing year long. I’m part of a group of YouTubers called Tastemade and when they spoke about creating a collaboration for Mother’s Day, I jumped at … Continue reading Middle Eastern Roast Chicken with Toum

Toum – Garlic paste

Watch my step by step video This is a wonderful garlicky accompaniment to roast chicken or meat, kebabs or even pizza. The garlic is prepped by drizzling oil and lemon juice as it grinds down and it emulsifies similar to a mayonnaise. Many recipes use potatoes as well but I use pure garlic. The taste … Continue reading Toum – Garlic paste

Spiced Couscous

Watch my step by step video instructions I was introduced to Couscous many years ago and love the ease of it’s preparation.Couscous are granules of durum wheat. It comes in various sizes and is popular in North Africa and the Middle East. It is cooked by soaking in hot water to rehydrate. This recipe is … Continue reading Spiced Couscous

Chicken Shawarma Hummus

Click here to watch my step by step video! I grew up in the Middle East in Abu Dhabi where Shawarma stalls graced every nook and cranny. When I think about a Shawarma, I think about the fresh pita, covered with creamy hummus, spiced chicken, pickled turnips and fresh herbs. This appetizer can be prepped … Continue reading Chicken Shawarma Hummus