Mesh Om Ali

An Egyptian dessert made of pleated phyllo sheets- an equivalent to the bread pudding made of phyllo sheets, a luscious combination of condensed milk, & generously topped with nuts! Ingredients: Phyllo sheets -1 pack, thawed Unsalted butter- 1 cup, melted Condensed milk – 1 can Nuts of your choice – As needed Method: Preheat the

Middle Eastern Chicken Kebabs

Ingredients: 1 cup yogurt 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 teaspoons paprika 1/2 teaspoon cumin 1/8 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes Zest from one lemon 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice, from one lemon 1-3/4 teaspoons salt 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 5 garlic cloves, minced 2-1/2 pounds boneless skinless chicken thighs

Falafel – A Middle Eastern Dish

Ingredients: 1 cup canned or cooked chickpeas 1 medium onion, roughly chopped … 2 tablespoons of finely chopped fresh parsley 1/3 cup of finely chopped fresh cilantro 1 tablespoon of chopped mint (around 10 leaves) 1 teaspoon of salt (adjust accordingly) 1-2 green chillies 4 cloves of garlic 1 teaspoon of cumin seeds 1 teaspoon