Cherry and Chocolate Clafoutis

I got cherries some time back and don’t get me wrong, i love them as is, but they were a lot for me and pictures of cherry clafoutis were making me crazy during Ramadan, so i set to bake this sweet french firm custard with cherry. I also wanted to get rid of some of…

Lentil and Broccoli Soup

Flu season is on, and my whole family was affected at some point. My husband developed a sore throat too and could not eat anything solid. I am a doctor but i strongly believe in home remedies. And so i made this soup which turned out not only mouth watering but therapeutic too. My home…

Mini Broccoli Quiches

Want a quick recipe for surprise guests? Or feeling lazy to make iftar? Or is it just one of those days when you got back so late from work that cooking dinner seems like it will take forever?!!! When i was newly married (and did not start my job yet) i used to google away…

Mortadella Pizza

While doing my grocery shopping a week ago, I completely forgot that it’s Ramadan ( and i was fasting at the time by the way! ) and we donot eat during the day! You can imagine how i stocked up then. So i got 2 trays of mortadella, only to realise that we don’t have…

Konafah – my recipe for an easy middle eastern delicacy

It’s Ramadan and every Ramadan I prepare a traditional dessert to mark the beginning of this auspicious month. This time thanks to my duties i was quite late. And since I am still working shifts, i decided on something quick yet delicious. Konafah is a middle eastern dessert, made with a noodle like pastry and…