Category Archives: Side Dish

A Dish served on the side of your main dish. It can be light, or heavy, but usually served on the side

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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Cheese Kunafa (Middle Eastern Dessert)

L Kunafa  Kunafa,  is a cheese pastry that is famous in the Middle East.  It is a dessert specialty  of Lebanon, Jordan, Syria, Turkey and Palestine. There are different ways of how the kunafa is made, but I would like to share … Continue reading

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Arugula Salad Recipe…. Quick, Healthy and Delicious….

Arugula Salad      My last blog was Pizza Margarita and I thought it would be great to serve a salad with the Pizza.   However, you don’t have to have a salad and it is totally your choice, but if … Continue reading

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Olives : A Staple on the Mediterranean Table …

The Olive …     My love for olives is indescribable, I would choose olives over any other snack any time.  As a matter of fact it’s what I have for dinner at times.   Whenever I want a light … Continue reading

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Spinach and Manouche’ Pies Recipe : Brunch

Spinach Pies…   Special dishes are sampled when we are invited to a potluck gathering.  It is an occasion for many folks to share their dishes over drinks & laughter.  So mooajenaat is  a great dish to take to any gathering. … Continue reading

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