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Blue Ribbon Middle Eastern Recipes

Steak Kabobs on a platter.

Steak Kabobs

This is a summer favorite of mine. I also frequently make these while we're camping.

Couscous Salad ready to be served.

Couscous Salad

Minty comfort food that leaves you feeling good about yourself, and it tastes so good.

Gar-licky Arti-chicky Sandwich cut on a plate.

Gar-licky Arti-chicky Sandwiches

I asked my husband to bring home a loaf of Italian or French bread so ...

Great Aunt Mary's Ginger Cookies

My husband's great aunt, Mary Carter, made these cookies for as long as my husband ...

Garam Masala Dark Chocolate Cupcakes

When working on desserts I like to bring something unexpected, as in this cupcake using ...

Middle Eastern Style Potato Salad

I was inspired by a recipe I read somewhere in the far distant past to ...

Tabbouleh Salad

We had some Middle Eastern friends growing up and this was one of my favorite ...


As the official dessert maker in a Greek restaurant I've made more baklava than I ...