Levantine Feast

Friday, February 5, 2016 4

Four Mediterranean inspired hummus dips that are versatile delicious and easy to make. Feel free to adjust the quantity to your taste and preferences. To make a dinner size Levantine mezza feast is easy with very little cooking. You'll just need to gather a few ingredients. choose a few raw vegetables: carrots, cucumber sticks, radishes, baby tomatoes, ...

Eggplant Bhartha

Friday, October 30, 2015 6

Bhartha is a tasty smokey mashed Indian style babaganoush. Its flavored with sautéed onions, ginger, cumin, green chillies, tomatoes, cilantro and turmeric. There are many variations here is how I make it. It can be an accompaniment to an Indian meal or makes a delicious dip to be scooped with naan bread.                                 It also makes a ...

Grilled Eggplant with Nutty Miso dipping sauce

Saturday, September 5, 2015 6

This  quick and simple dish makes a tasty appetizer for your next party or just a little something to  munch on while your dinner cooks. This sauce is also good served  tossed with noodles and shredded veggies for a cold noodle salad.                             Eggplants with nutty miso dipping sauce Ingredients 1 lb eggplant use baby round or Japanese long 1 ...

Baby Eggplant Curry

  This recipe is an homage to the generations of women in my family. As a child I watched my grandmothers and mom make elaborate dishes painstakingly from scratch, this was one of those recipes, delicately slicing the eggplant, stuffing in its cuts, marinating and gently simmering. At that time I really hated the texture of eggplants ...