Author Archives: Merriam

Fig Cookies – Rugelach Style Recipe!

  I am sharing this fig and walnut cookie  recipe with you because it really is very delicious.  My friend Samira loves this cookie very much and I wanted to surprise her. She is a very giving person and I think … Continue reading

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Maqlobeh (Lamb & Rice) Dinner Recipe!

Maqlobeh is a very special lamb dish that I make for my kids and for VIP’s.  Maqlobeh is a Middle Eastern dish, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria all have their own version of Maqlobeh.  Maqlobeh is a lamb & rice dish that literally means … Continue reading

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Shrimp & Rice Recipe! Easy & Delicious

We are having some friends over for brunch and I wanted something delicious and easy. Shrimp is healthy & it’s quick to make so I am making shrimp & rice brunch. You can buy your shrimp already cooked and just mix … Continue reading

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Kibbeh Nayeh: A delicacy

My son came to visit from New Jersey and I wanted to make him some of his favorite dishes one of which is Kibbeh Nayeh a very special Lebanese dish. What makes this dish so special is that it is … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Kibbeh : Baked Pumpkin Kibbeh

My friends Aline & Maria are vegetarians,  I wanted to have them over for dinner, so I decided on making them vegetarian kibbeh.  They liked so much that they requested I post it on the blog for them.  I am … Continue reading

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