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Middle Eastern Recipes Side Dish

Lemon Rice -Middle Eastern Style

With its light lemony and buttery flavours this rice has always been a favourite in our house and makes the perfect side dish in middle eastern cuisine. This recipe has been passed down through generations and introduced to me through the descendants of Syrian immigrants.  You’ve likely come across variations of this rice at middle…

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Appetizers Middle Eastern Recipes

Yabrak – Stuffed Grape Leaves

Middle East style grape leaves stuffed with rice, lamb and spices then simmered until tender.

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Main Course Middle Eastern Recipes

Lebanese Lamb & Green Bean Stew

This recipe combines some popular middle eastern ingredients and is based on the common stewed green bean dish called Loubieh Ruz.   I like to add some meat and serve over lemon rice to make this a simple two dish meal.