The tastes and flavors of the Middle East are hard to beat, and this Egyptian Mint Limeade is no exception. I traveled to Egypt in 2006 and was pleasantly reminded of this refreshingly tangy beverage while recently visiting friends. The sweet and sour flavor combination that fans of limeade crave is deliciously complimented by the... Read More »
Historical examples of mosaic art have been found in Roman ruins throughout Europe and around the Mediterranean. Traditional mosaics were made from tiny squares of natural-colored rock called "tesserae". These intricate designs featured scenes from everyday life, such as people, plants and animals.
Hummus is such a wonderfully versatile condiment. I could happily eat it for every meal. It’s lovely on it’s own with some flat bread. It’s also wonderful as a sauce or a sandwich spread. It’s pairs wonderfully with lamb but it’s soul mate is well and truly fresh falafels, hot from the pan.