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Synia: a Palestinian Culinary Treasure

December 15, 2007 // 8 Comments

Well, that’s another dish I would die for but can’t spell. It’s the Arab Sinia in it’s Palestinian version. Make way for another REAL recipe. Some of [...]

Falafel with Dada, Hummus with Nasrallah

November 17, 2007 // 11 Comments

Berlin hummus special, part II After a week in Berlin, without real hummus, I was ready to go a long way – literally – to eat my favorite dish. Finally, after [...]

Are Falafel and Tahini nutritious too?

September 11, 2007 // 17 Comments

OK, so hummus is good for you. But what about falafel and tahini? And all that olive oil? Lets shed some light. In a recent posts I already explained how nutritious Hummus is [...]

Quick Tahini Recipe

July 30, 2007 // 29 Comments

Tahini is very simple and easy to make. Do it for a few times and you’re bound to get to the desired flavor and texture. Only make sure you are using the best raw [...]

The 3 basic variations of hummus

June 8, 2007 // 1 Comment

In future posts I’ll present other variations of hummus. This time, lets talk about the basic threesome. There are lots of variations to the basic hummus with various [...]

What is Tahini

May 7, 2007 // 95 Comments

Tahini is the second most important ingredient in hummus, right after the chickpeas of course. It is eaten by hundreds of millions, everyday, from China to Greek and from [...]

Is Hummus good for your diet?

March 16, 2007 // 32 Comments

There’s a little argue about the culinary virtues of hummus. There is some confusion and misunderstanding about it’s nutritional value, though. Is hummus good for [...]
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