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Saad Fayed

Updated Articles and Resources

By Saad Fayed

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Baklawa - How to Make Baklawa Created: Wednesday, December 28, 2005 Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014
      Baklava, or baklawa in many Middle Eastern countries, is a delicious pastry that is known worldwide. There are many variations to baklava, depending on where in the Middle East you are, but this is...
    • Shrimp Kebab Recipe Created: Saturday, May 27, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014
      This shrimp kebab recipe is perfect for beginners. It requires very few ingredients, but is bursting with flavor. Shrimp kebabs are very easy to make, but the taste will make your guests think you ...
    • Super Easy Leg of Lamb Created: Wednesday, February 08, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014
      This really simple roast leg of lamb recipe is perfect for those who have never cooked a leg of lamb. You don't need many ingredients, but the taste is amazing!
    • Sun Dried Tomato Hummus Recipe Created: Sunday, May 21, 2006 Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014
      Recipe for sun dried tomato hummus, a delicious variation of traditional Middle Eastern hummus. Hummus is simple to make at home and only takes about 10 minutes with this easy recipe.
    • Chicken Shawarma Recipe Created: Tuesday, March 28, 2006 Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014
      Learn how to make chicken shawarma, just like at your favorite Middle Eastern restaurants!
    • Baked Falafel Created: Friday, December 08, 2006 Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014
      Deep fried falafel not in your diet? Try it baked! Baked falafel is still crunchy on the outside and delicious on the inside!
    • Easy Falafel Recipe Created: Monday, June 05, 2006 Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014
      This recipe for falafel contains few ingredients which cuts down on preparation time. Perfect for those who want an easier version of falafel.
    • Pita Bread Does Not Puff Up Created: Saturday, March 14, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Here's what to do when your pita bread does not puff up when baking.
    • How to Cut Pita Bread Created: Thursday, April 30, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Learn how to easily cut pita without tearing it into pieces.
    • Kufta Recipe Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Kufta is like meatloaf on a skewer. It is traditionally made with ground beef, but lamb can also be used. It is grilled on oven baked. This recipe for kufta uses both ground beef and lamb.
    • Ramadan 2014 Recipes Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Learn more about Ramadan and discover unique recipes for the holiday in 2014 with this article.
    • Tomato and Avocado Salad Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Looking for a summertime salad? Try this avocado and tomato salad that originates in Iran. This Persian recipe is a favorite that combines avocados, tomatoes, and lime juice to create the perfect h...
    • Can You Freeze Stuffed Grape Leaves? Created: Tuesday, December 11, 2007 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Grape leaves are best stuffed, but the process can be time consuming! Here are some tips for freezing this favorite Middle Eastern appetizer.
    • Ramadan: Ways Your Kids Can Celebrate Ramadan Without Fasting Created: Sunday, September 07, 2008 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      A listing of fun activities for you and your young children to do together while celebrating Ramadan." itemprop="description"> Tuesday, May 27, 2008 Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014
      Steaming vegetables is one of the most healthy ways to cook! Learn how to perfectly steam vegetables on the stovetop and in the microwave!" itemprop="description" Wednesday, February 15, 2006 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Definition of mezze, a word you may hear quite frequently in Middle Eastern cooking and dining.
    • Mucver - Zucchini Fritters Created: Sunday, July 08, 2007 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Mucver is like a fritter or a vegetable pancake. It is a Turkish favorite and is served as a hot appetizer, accompanied by a yogurt dip.
    • Chorba - How to Make Moroccan Chorba Created: Tuesday, February 14, 2006 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Chorba is like a minestrone. It is a tomato based soup with lentils and veggies. It hails from Morocco, so expect a burst a flavor with blends of spices. Chorba is a popular Ramadan food.
    • Combine Created: Sunday, June 27, 2010 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Definition of combine, a cooking term.
    • Making the Perfect Pita Bread Created: Monday, December 12, 2005 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Want to make the perfect pita bread? Learn how in this step by step guide featuring detailed photographs. Pita bread is a staple in Middle eastern diets.
    • How to Make Kisir - Turkish Tabbouleh Created: Sunday, April 02, 2006 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Recipe for kisir, a turkish, spicier version of tabbouleh.
    • Fava Beans 101 Created: Thursday, February 28, 2008 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Learn more about the fava bean - a common Middle Eastern food ingredient. Fava beans are very popular in Egyptian cuisine." itemprop="description">