Philemon first ate this meal in the White Monastery in Sohag, Egypt. He was visiting for 3 days and stood next to a monk eating it. 260 more words
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When I met Philemon, this was the first meal he made for me. It was slightly different, but the basic concept is the same. Sometimes he makes it with garlic, sometimes with beef broth, sometimes with stelline, or all three of those. 317 more words
Last night I was in for a treat: Hawashie. It’s Egyptian fast food, like their version of a burger.
You will need: 1 lb Ground beef, Medium-Sized Onion, 4 pieces of pita bread, 1/8 stick melted butter, 3 drops Olive Oil, Cardamom, Cumin, Cayenne Pepper, Nutmeg, Allspice, Black Pepper, Salt. 231 more words
My friends often ask me, “What is Egyptian food like?” I only know by years of taste-testing experience at home and visiting my family, and I often crave certain dishes. 592 more words