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Cookies, Dessert, Ramadan

Maamoul Cookies Made with Semolina

Maamoul Cookies are Middle Eastern cookies filled with dates and pistachio. Maamoul is mostly prepared on special occasions like Eid and in Ramadan. These cookies melt in your mouth, and the dough has a minimal amount of sugar since the sweetness is coming from the flavorful fillings. I grew up […]

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Bread

Homemade Easy Focaccia Bread Recipe

Focaccia bread is one of the Italian bread I ask for when at a restaurant, it tastes awesome with shredded parmesan and olive oil. You can add bacon, caramelized onion, or cheese to focaccia bread but today we will make a simple version with rosemary. Watch the video tutorial below!

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Dessert

Apple Galette Recipe With Caramel Sauce

Apple Galette is a dessert that gives you everything you look for in an apple pie but with no hassle. You get a buttery and flaky pie crust, it’s a semi-open pie, and no spending time on shaping the dough to fit the pie pan because there is no pie […]

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Indian, Main Meals, Ramadan

Lamb Bhindi Masala Bhindi Gosht

Lamb bhindi masala or Bhindi gosht – a dish from beautiful Pakistan. There are two versions of this dish; one is a little dry and the other with gravy. Today, I’m sharing the version with the gravy. I have used the less time-consuming method yet preserved the authentic flavor. The […]

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Dessert, Ramadan

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Pineapple upside down cake, in my humble opinion, is the best way to enjoy eating pineapple. This cake has everything a cake lover looks for. It’s moist, easy to make, buttery, gorgeous, and you don’t have to go through the hustle of making caramel sauce. The caramel layer is formed […]

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Dessert, Indian

Rice Kheer Indian Rice Pudding

Rice Kheer is a delicious and popular Indian dessert. This rice pudding is rich and creamy in texture and has mixed nuts. Indians serve kheer on special occasions and festivals. Of course, you can prepare it whenever you crave it! The ingredients are simple, rice, sugar, and milk. Rice Kheer […]

Mutton Korma an Indian delight.
Indian, Main Meals

Mutton Korma Indian Lamb Curry

Mutton Korma – an Indian lamb curry with a combination of warm spices. The lamb is tender and almost melts in your mouth with fantastic flavor. Korma is a popular dish in India, and you can cook it with chicken, fish, eggs, or vegetables. This recipe has a long list […]

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Dessert, Ramadan

Best Basbousa Without Syrup Recipe

Basbousa is an Arabian dessert, and it means “just one kiss” in the Arabic language. Basbousa has a cake-like texture but denser and richer. Usually, it is soaked in simple syrup and has a lot of butter, but today’s recipe is super quick to prepare and there is no soaking […]

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Bread, Breakfast

Simit Turkish Bagels Recipe

Simit is a popular bread in Turkey. It looks like the American bagel except it’s not boiled before baking, it’s sesame-crusted bread, and is softer in texture from the inside. This simit recipe is egg-free. Having simit with feta cheese and slices of olives transforms your breakfast into a sophisticated […]

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Dessert

Best Sweet Potato Pie Recipe Soul Food

A homemade southern Sweet Potato Pie has a rich flavor coming from the blend of warm spices, it also has a souffle-like texture thanks to the eggs and evaporated milk. This freezer-friendly pie has a buttery and flaky pie crust made from scratch and beats any store-bought pie crust any […]

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Indian, Main Meals

Butter Chicken Murgh Makhani

Learn how to make Butter Chicken that tastes better than what’s served in Indian restaurants and is one of the most popular Indian curries. Enjoy tender chicken pieces smothered in rich, creamy, and silky gravy that’s bursting with authentic flavor! To make butter chicken recipe you will need simple ingredients […]