Recipes from Egypt
Birum Ruz - Rice Casserole
Recipe for biram ruz, a rice dish native to Egypt.
Recipe for fool nabed, a fava bean soup from Egypt.
Warak Einab - Stuffed Grape Leaves
Recipe stuffed grape leaves, an appetizer. Grape leaves are stuffed with meat, spices, and vegetables. Grape leaves are also popular in Greek cooking.
Ful Medames - Egyptian Fava Beans
Ful Medames is a common breakfast dish in Egypt. It is served with an egg and pita bread. It makes a very hearty breakfast! Ful Medames is a national dish of Egypt. This recipe is thousand of years old.
Falafel - Fried Chickpea Balls or Patties
Falafel is a worldwide recognized Middle Eastern food. Learn how to make authentic falafel from this classic recipe.
Koshari - Lentils and Rice with Tomato Sauce
Koshari is considered to be a fast food in the Middle East, especially in Egypt. It is almost like a chili. This koshari recipe is easy and inexpensive to make.
Basbousa - Semolina Cakes with Syrup
Basbousa are small cakes that are covered with syrup. The are perfect with coffee or tea. This basbousa recipe is very easy.