Classic Middle Eastern Dishes
By Saad Fayed
The Traditional Mezze
The mezze, or appetizer, is an important part of Middle Eastern food culture. Appetizers in the Middle Eastern are different than western food culture in that several small dishes are served at once. It is not uncommon for dozens of appetizers to be served at a family celebration. This of course in addition to main dishes, salads, side dishes and desserts!
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Traditional Chicken Dishes
Middle Eastern cuisine boasts many delicious chicken dishes. Chicken is popular because it can be prepared many different ways and many spices compliment chicken.
Beef Dishes For Every Occasion
From meatballs to roast beef, Middle Eastern cuisine has twist for classic favorites!