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Falafel|Popular Falafel with Chickpeas

Falafel|Popular Falafel with Chickpeas
Comments : 4 Posted in : Appetizer, Arabic Cuisine, Bachelor Recipes, Cuisine, Deep Frying, Diabetics Friendly Foods, Egyptian Cuisine, Healthy food, Israeli Cuisine, Kid Friendly, legumes, Protein Rich Food, Simple and Healthy Vegetarian Diet in Old Age, Starter on by : ArchanaPotdar
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Falafel made in the traditional way is a great vegan dish and a great source of protein. Fried falafel fritters go well with hummus and tahini sauce or with toum, a Middle Eastern garlic sauce. Apparently stuffing the falafel in pita pockets was an idea of Yemenite Jewish immigrants to Israel and is it a
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Kushari/Koshary/Kosheri/ Koshari~ Egyptian

Posted in : Baharat, Blogging Marathon, Cuisine, Egyptian Cuisine, International Cusine, Kid Friendly, Macroni, Rice the Versatile Cereal and Its Uses, Spice Powders, Street Food on by : ArchanaPotdar
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  Kushari, also koshary, kosheri or koshari Have you as a child watched the 1956 make of the “The Ten Commandments?” My mother took me and my sister to watch this movie!!! And we were fascinated the visuals and the screenplay was something we had never witnessed before. Cut to present my elder one was to participate in fancy dress and she was
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Baharat ~ A Spice Powder from Middle East

Posted in : Arabic Cuisine, Baharat, Cooking from Cookbook Challenge, Egyptian Cuisine, Spice Powders on by : ArchanaPotdar
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Let’s make Baharat a spice mix, we Indians never seem to get enough of  spice mixtures ;). According to Wikipedia,  “Bahārāt   is a spice mixture or blend used in Arab cuisine, especially in the Mashriq area, as well as in Turkish and Iranian cuisine. Bahārāt is the Arabic word for ‘spices’ (the plural form of bahār’spice’). The mixture of finely ground spices is often used to season lamb, fish, chicken, beef, and soups and
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