Archive for the 'Middle eastern' Category

May 15 2012

Classics Redefined fromTurkey with Love

A Tasteful Take on Turkish Traditions Every couple years, my in-laws make the 5,526 mile trek to come visit us in Chicago. For the four weeks they stay with us, the kitchen comes to life with the aromas of Istanbul, the perfume of oregano, simmering slow-cooking stews boiling with tomatoes, and freshly cut mint permeate […]

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Jan 13 2011

Mediterranean fish tacos

New Year=New Eats! After a long holiday season of feasting on pumpkin pie, pecan pie, stuffing, gingerbread cookies, shortbread cookies, and caramel corn, I, like all my fellow holiday indulgers, need to say aurevoir to those decadent treats and say hello again to the neglected outcasts: veggies, whole grain, and fish. Meet tonight’s menu: Mediterranean […]

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