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  • Sambusa
    Spring roll wrappers, Olive oil, Ground beef and
    10 More
    Spring roll wrappers, Olive oil, Ground beef, Leek, chopped, Ground cumin, Ground cardamom, Salt, Pepper, Onion, finely chopped, Garlic, minced, All-purpose flour, Water , or as needed, Oil for frying
    1 hour 10 min, 13 ingredients
  • Fried Cauliflower (Egyptian Style)
    Ground cumin, Head cauliflower, cut into florets and
    8 More
    Ground cumin, Head cauliflower, cut into florets, All-purpose flour, Egg, Garlic, Ground cumin, Tomato paste, Salt to taste, Milk , or as needed, Vegetable oil , or as needed
    30 min, 10 ingredients
  • Egyptian Rose Leaves
    Shortening, White sugar, Eggs, Rosewater and
    2 More
    Shortening, White sugar, Eggs, Rosewater, All-purpose flour, Salt
    6 ingredients
  • Make-Ahead Moroccan Lamb Stew
    Ground cinnamon, Ground cumin, Ground ginger and
    18 More
    Ground cinnamon, Ground cumin, Ground ginger, Ground nutmeg, Ground turmeric, Curry powder, Kosher salt, Ground lamb, Butter, Sweet onion, chopped, Organic beef broth, Organic chicken broth, Beef consomme, Diced tomatoes, undrained, Honey, Carrots, chopped, Sweet potatoes, peeled and diced, Garbanzo beans, drained and rinsed, Chopped dried apricots, Dried lentils, rinsed, Ground black pepper , to taste
    1 hour 20 min, 22 ingredients
  • Moroccan Shabbat Fish
    Red bell pepper , cut into thin strips, Tomatoes, sliced and
    8 More
    Red bell pepper , cut into thin strips, Tomatoes, sliced, Tilapia fillets, Paprika, Chicken bouillon granules, Cayenne pepper, Salt and pepper to taste, Olive oil, Water, Chopped fresh parsley
    1 hour 20 min, 10 ingredients
  • Upside Down (Maqluba)
    Water, Onions, chopped, Chopped garlic, Ground cinnamon and
    11 More
    Water, Onions, chopped, Chopped garlic, Ground cinnamon, Ground turmeric, Garam masala, Salt and ground black pepper to taste, Cooking oil, Lamb meat, cut into small pieces, Eggplant , cut into 3/4-inch slices, Zucchini , cut into 1/4-inch slices, Broccoli, Cauliflower, Jasmine rice, Plain yogurt
    1 hour 40 min, 15 ingredients
  • Fava Beans in Tahini Sauce
    Olive oil, Onion, chopped, Fava beans, drained and
    4 More
    Olive oil, Onion, chopped, Fava beans, drained, Lemon, juiced, Tahini, Garlic, crushed, Salt and pepper to taste
    25 min, 7 ingredients
  • Malva Pudding, South African Baked Dessert
    Sugar (3/4 cup, 200 ml, or 180 g), Eggs, Apricot jam and
    11 More
    Sugar (3/4 cup, 200 ml, or 180 g), Eggs, Apricot jam, All-purpose flour (150 g), Baking soda, Salt, Butter (a generous tablespoon), Vinegar, Milk, Fresh cream (200 ml), Butter (100 g), Sugar (90 - 150 g), Water (90 ml), Vanilla essence
    1 hour 10 min, 14 ingredients
  • Rooibos Chai
    Water, Whole milk, Cinnamon sticks and
    6 More
    Water, Whole milk, Cinnamon sticks, Cardamom pods, lightly crushed, Fresh ginger, quarter -size, lightly smashed, Whole black peppercorn, Sugar, Loose rooibos tea leaves or 2 tbsp black tea leaves
    25 min, 9 ingredients
  • Egyptian Sweet Couscous Dessert
    Couscous, Fruit juice, Rose water, Melted sweet butter and
    6 More
    Couscous, Fruit juice, Rose water, Melted sweet butter, Ground blanched almond, Ground pistachio nut, Powdered sugar, Cinnamon, Candy-covered almonds (kufeta), Pomegranate seeds, if in season
    25 min, 10 ingredients
  • Egyptian Macaroni Bechamel
    Penne pasta, Ground beef, Onion, chopped and
    16 More
    Penne pasta, Ground beef, Onion, chopped, Garlic cloves, minced, Chopped fresh parsley, Fresh thyme, Cinnamon, Tomato sauce, Beaten egg, Parmesan cheese (optional), Cold milk, Butter, Flour, Fresh thyme, Nutmeg (optional), Beaten eggs, Salt, White pepper, Black pepper
    1 hour 20 min, 19 ingredients
  • Amarula Sahara Martini
    Amarula cream liqueur, Frangelico, Vodka
    5 min, 3 ingredients
  • Safari Pizza With Harissa
    Pre-baked pizza crust (such as boboli), Berbere and
    10 More
    Pre-baked pizza crust (such as boboli), Berbere, Garlic, minced, Salt, Olive oil, Chinese eggplant, sliced thick, Zucchini, sliced thick, Red onion, sliced thick, Olive oil, Harissa, Chorizo sausage, sliced, Mozzarella cheese, sliced
    45 min, 12 ingredients
  • South African Roly-Poly Baked Dessert
    Flour (500 ml), Baking powder (15 ml), Salt and
    9 More
    Flour (500 ml), Baking powder (15 ml), Salt, Butter (1 stick or 125 g or 4 oz), Eggs, beaten, Milk , a few tbsp, see instructions, Vanilla, Apricot jam, Boiling water (375 ml), Sugar (250 ml), Butter (30 ml), Vanilla
    1 hour 10 min, 12 ingredients
  • Sambousek (Spinach, Meat, Cheese Fillings) Sambousek (Spinach, Meat, Cheese Fillings)
    All-purpose flour, Extra virgin olive oil, Salt and
    30 More
    All-purpose flour, Extra virgin olive oil, Salt, Lukewarm water, Chopped spinach, Chopped onions, Olive oil, Lemon juice, Sumac, Salt, Pepper, Softened cream cheese, Crumbled feta cheese, Chopped walnuts (optional), Heavy cream, Parsley, chopped, Scallion, minced, Salt, Black pepper (fresh ground ), Lean ground beef or 1 lb ground lamb or 1 lb ground turkey, Tomato, minced, Onion, minced, Chopped flat leaf parsley, Tomato paste, Fresh lemon juice, Salt, Fresh ground black pepper, Ground cinnamon, Cumin, Allspice, Dried thyme, Dry oregano, Frying oil (i always use olive, use what you like)
    1 hour 45 min, 33 ingredients
  • Marshmallow Fridge Tart Marshmallow Fridge Tart
    Marshmallows, chopped into small pieces and
    7 More
    Marshmallows, chopped into small pieces, Glace cherries, chopped, Vanilla extract, Cream, Condensed milk, Crushed pineapple, Lemon juice, Prepared graham cracker crumb crust
    10 min, 8 ingredients
  • African Donuts
    Self-rising flour, Sugar, Active dry yeast, Salt, Water and
    1 More
    Self-rising flour, Sugar, Active dry yeast, Salt, Water, Vegetable oil
    45 min, 6 ingredients
  • Tamina - Algerian Toasted Semolina & Honey Sweet
    Ground semolina (medium or coarse ) and
    5 More
    Ground semolina (medium or coarse ), Unsalted butter (or margarine), Natural set honey, Ground cinnamon, Silver dragees, Paper tea roses
    10 min, 6 ingredients
  • Mombasa Pumpkin Dessert
    Sugar pumpkin, seeded and cubed, White sugar, Coconut milk and
    1 More
    Sugar pumpkin, seeded and cubed, White sugar, Coconut milk, Ground cardamom
    30 min, 4 ingredients
  • Omani Coffee
    Water, Freshly ground coffee (i use decaf) and
    2 More
    Water, Freshly ground coffee (i use decaf), Ground cardamom
    13 min, 4 ingredients
  • South African - Curried Carrot Salad
    Carrot, Onion, White vinegar, Sugar, Raisins, seedless and
    6 More
    Carrot, Onion, White vinegar, Sugar, Raisins, seedless, Salt, Peppercorn, black, Water, Cornflour, Curry powder
    1 hour 15 min, 11 ingredients
  • Rwandan Fried Beans (Ibiharage) Rwandan Fried Beans (Ibiharage)
    Vegetable oil, Onions, finely chopped and
    4 More
    Vegetable oil, Onions, finely chopped, Garlic cloves, minced, Cooked white beans (canned or homemade ), Salt and pepper, Ground red pepper
    15 min, 6 ingredients
  • Yemen Fatah
    Vegetable oil, Onion , halved lengthwise sliced crosswise and
    11 More
    Vegetable oil, Onion , halved lengthwise sliced crosswise, Garlic clove, minced, Lean lamb or 3/4 lb beef, cut into thin 2 inch strips, Beef broth, Oregano, Cumin, Coriander, Allspice, Salt , if desired to taste, Fresh ground black pepper , to taste, Couscous , cooked according to package directions, Fresh parsley leaves, minced fresh
    30 min, 13 ingredients
  • Lemon and Condensed Milk Biscuits (Botswana)
    All-purpose flour, Caster sugar, Baking powder and
    6 More
    All-purpose flour, Caster sugar, Baking powder, Grated lemon rind, Condensed milk, Salt, Unsalted butter, Lemon juice, Powdered sugar , for dusting
    30 min, 9 ingredients
  • Sfiha (Lebanese Pie)
    Ground lamb, Firm tomato, finely chopped and
    10 More
    Ground lamb, Firm tomato, finely chopped, Onions, finely chopped, Salt, Ground cayenne pepper, Ground cinnamon, Ground allspice, Butter, diced, Yoghurt, Sesame paste (tahinah), Thickened pomegranate juice (if available), Fried pine nuts
    30 min, 12 ingredients
  • South African Koeksisters
    Water (1 cup), White sugar (2 1/2 cups) and
    8 More
    Water (1 cup), White sugar (2 1/2 cups), Lemon juice (2 1/2 tsp.), Vanilla essence (1 tsp.), Cake flour (1 1/2 cups), Baking powder (4 1/2 tsp.), Salt (1/4 tsp.), Butter or 20 g margarine, Milk (the vanilla soy gives added flavor, 5/8 cup) or 150 ml vanilla-flavored soy (the vanilla soy gives added flavor, 5/8 cup), Canola oil (3 cups)
    30 min, 10 ingredients
  • Cremora Fridge Tart
    Tennis biscuits, Butter or 100 g margarine, Condensed milk and
    3 More
    Tennis biscuits, Butter or 100 g margarine, Condensed milk, Fresh lemon juice, Cremora, powder, Water
    15 min, 6 ingredients
  • Koeksusters
    Flour, Potatoes (1/2 lb), Eggs, Oil, Sugar, Milk (warm ) and
    12 More
    Flour, Potatoes (1/2 lb), Eggs, Oil, Sugar, Milk (warm ), Salt, Butter or 2 tbsp margarine, Dried yeast, Warm water, Ground nutmeg, Ground cinnamon, Ground ginger, Grated naartjie peel (orange rind will do), Sugar, Water, Dessicated unsweetened coconut, for rolling
    1 hour , 18 ingredients
  • Brika: Tunisian Turnovers Brika: Tunisian Turnovers
    Tuna , drained of oil or 1 (5 oz) can water and
    14 More
    Tuna , drained of oil or 1 (5 oz) can water, Baking potatoes, boiled and mashed, Scallion, chopped fine, Fresh parsley leaves, chopped fine, Cilantro leaf, chopped fine, Greek feta cheese, crumbled, Eggs, Turmeric, Ground caraway, Ground coriander, Garlic powder, Capers, Salt and pepper, to taste, Canola oil or 2 cups vegetable oil, Egg roll wraps
    1 hour , 15 ingredients
  • Mandazi
    Two cups warm water and
    9 More
    Two cups warm water, Two tsp baking powder or 1 tsp dry yeast, Four cups all-purpose flour, Half cup sugar, Quarter tsp cardamom, Two tbsp butter , margarine or vegetable oil, Quarter cup warm milk (optional), Egg, lightly beaten (optional), Salt, Oil (for deep frying)
    1 hour 20 min, 10 ingredients
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