#Eastern Recipes


Beef Shawarma

By Cecilia Myers
One of my FAVORITE Middle-Eastern dishes!

Falafel

By Joan Hunt
To prepare chickpeas, rinse 1 1/4 cups dried chickpeas and place them in a pressure cooker...

Chicken Curry

By Kristi Voelker
This is the best QUICK comfort food I have ever discovered. I found this recipe in...

Falafawaffles

By TROY RAY
Falafel is traditionally deep-fried--- this is an innovative and fun twist to this veggie classic!

Chelow Kebab

By Miriam Bucholtz
Another recipe from my Middle Eastern friends, tweaked slightly by me over the years, but still...

Unstuffed grape leaves

By Hanan Hussein
Growing up in the Middle East I have always loved stuffed grape leaves. It is always...

Koshary

By Hanan Hussein
If Egypt had a national dish this would probably be it. The ingredients are readily available...

Flavorful Curried Zucchini Soup

By Andy Anderson !
This is an amazing and tasty soup… the zucchini is the star of the show, and...

Eastern North Carolina Barbecue Sauce

By Amy Herald
I love good Carolina style barbecue, but I can never make up my mind which sauce...

Moroccan Spice Mix

By Andy Anderson !
I just finished making up a batch of my Moroccan spice mix. If you have ever...
25 Best Pork Chop Recipes

25 Best Pork Chop Recipes


Need an easy, flavorful, and family-friendly recipe? Look no further! These tried and true tender pork chop recipes are going to be regulars in your weekly meal rotation. Pair with your favorite mashed potatoes recipe and vegetables for an easy dinner recipe that the whole family will want seconds of!

11 Chocolate Cupcake Recipes Every Chocolate Lover Needs

11 Chocolate Cupcake Recipes Every Chocolate Lover Needs


Chocolate cupcakes are a classic dessert and anything but basic. Some are fudgy and moist, while others can be dense and rich. Chocolate cupcakes can be transformed by spices added to the batter, sneaking a surprise in the center, or the creamy frosting piped on top. Full of flavor, if you love chocolate you’re going […]

20 Southern Staple Cornbread Recipes

20 Southern Staple Cornbread Recipes


There’s just something we love about homemade cornbread in the fall. Paired with a bowl of chili, topped with pinto beans or just cooked to golden brown perfection in a cast iron skillet, cornbread is one of our favorite delicious comfort foods. From mom’s classic recipe to something a little spicier, we have a cornbread […]