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Kebab

Kebabs are various cooked meat dishes, with their origins in Middle Eastern cuisine. Many variants are popular around the world.In most English-speaking countries, a kebab may be the classic shish kebab or shashlik – small cubes of meat cooked on a skewer or, outside of North America where it is better known as gyros, the… continue reading

Hummus

Hummus is a dip, spread, or savory dish made from cooked, mashed chickpeas blended with tahini, lemon juice, and garlic.“Hummus” comes from the Arabic word ḥummuṣ meaning “chickpeas”, a variant of ḥimmaṣ or ḥimmiṣ. It may be of Aramaic origin, corresponding to the Syriac word for chickpeas: ḥem(m)ṣē.It is popular in the Middle East, in… continue reading