White beans salad with Egyptian flavors

As you can guess, white beans salad is not an Egyptian dish. However, I cannot see why not to engage some Egyptian flavors in it. I did not have a prepared recipe for that one ahead of time so I just opened my fridge, checked my pantry and went with the flow. As I am trying…

Lemon garlic chicken

One of my favorite dishes in Cheesecake factory is Lemon Herb Chicken. It is really yummy but I was surprised how heavy it is. Not sure why still but I will always order it regardless 🙂 This recipe reminds me of that dish and it is not that heavy at all. I did not have…

Chicken with some good Indian flavors from a beginner

     I have never met anybody yet who is not in love with Indian food. The spices, the sauces and the naan, how can you go wrong with that?! There are quite few dishes that remind me of the Egyptian cuisine specially any meat with sauces, the bread, the fried veggies and samosa. However, curry…

Baked Salmon with Egyptian marination

Salmon as it is known here in USA, it is not that common or even existing with that form and color in Egypt. I have never eaten or seen that type of Salmon in Egypt, however since I came to USA, it has become one of my most favorite type of fish. It is so…

Egyptian recipe of baked tilapia

This dish is so easy to put together. It is very healthy and tasty. You can also used the same marination and the way of cooking it for any other type of fish fillets. I can get this fish on the table ready in less than 30 minutes. Enjoy! Ingredients 4 pieces of Tilapia fillets…

Egyptian recipe of beef stew with carrots and peas…Elbasila w el roz…

I remember running around the house trying to escape the vegetables meal when I was a kid. Most of the vegetables in Egypt are cooked along with beef stew and tomato sauce like “Peas and carrots”, “Spinach”, “Green beans” and many other veggies. I used to hate all of them when  I was a kid but again something…

Scallops with lime zest, garlic and a green yummy sauce…

My husband has raised the white flag and committed to lose 15 pounds. I am so happy for him and I am trying to put together healthier recipes to help him enjoy his mission happily. If he does not lose those pounds, I know I will be the one to blame 😉 This recipe is nice…

Healthy not mayo green sauce…

I have an awesome husband who likes to add mayo on the top of anything but desserts. With a change in his eating habits, I am trying to find healthier and fun alternatives for him. I think this sauce or dip or whatever it is called is a nice alternative to mayo when it comes…

Alton Brown’s guacamole mixed with some mediterranean flavors…

This recipe is a mix between Alton Brown’s and my Palestinian friend’s recipes. I like the combination of lime juice, red onion and olive oil mixed from both recipes. It is easy to prepare if you have all the ingredients ready. Also at the end, make sure you keep the avocado seed in the guacamole…