Rediscovering Palestinian Cuisine

Category: Sharbat (Drinks)

Easy Arabic Summer Lunch

Easy Arabic Summer Lunch

A few weeks ago I had some friends over for Arabic food. Though I’ve known them a few years, busy schedules and life responsibilities have prevented us from getting together for a meal in quite some time, and homemade lunch/dinner seemed like the perfect opportunity […]

Strawberry Mint Sharab, or, “Shrub”

Strawberry Mint Sharab, or, “Shrub”

I was recently browsing the shelves of a local specialty market with a friend, when she suddenly picked out a plum-hued glass bottle and proclaimed, “they have shrub!” Because I am quite literal, I looked around for low growing plants to no avail. Fortunately my […]

Limonana: Palestinian Mint Lemonade

Limonana: Palestinian Mint Lemonade

Our summer recipe series was interrupted by an entire weekend of edge-of-your-seat World Cup matches, starting with France beating Argentina (whhhhyyyy?), then Uruguay knocking out Portugal (YES), and ending with Russia upsetting Spain, going into TWO OVERTIMES and winning it for the motherland in penalty […]