International Recipes and Cooking Around the World

Palestine

Falafel

Falafel (Middle Eastern fried chickpea patties)

(Middle Eastern fried chickpea patties)

Kefta

Kefta meatballs with yogurt sauce

(Middle Eastern spiced meatballs)

Laban

Yogurt cultured milk

(Middle Eastern cultured milk; see Yogurt recipe)

Maqluba

Maqluba Palestinian rice and eggplant casserole

(Palestinian rice and eggplant casserole)

Muhammara

Muhammara (Middle Eastern spicy red pepper and walnut dip)

(Middle Eastern spicy roasted pepper dip)

Musaka'a

Eggplant

(Palestinian eggplant baked with tomatoes and chickpeas)

Musakhan

Musakhan (Palestinian sumac-scented roast chicken)

(Palestinian sumac-scented roast chicken)

Pita

Pita (Mediterranean pocket bread)

(Mediterranean pocket bread)

Shawarma

Shawarma vendor

(Middle Eastern spiced meat sandwich)

Tabouli

Tabouli (Middle Eastern bulgur and parsley salad)

(Middle Eastern bulgur and parsley salad)

Tarator

Tarator Middle Eastern sesame-lemon sauce

(Middle Eastern sesame-lemon sauce)

Zaatar

Zataar (Middle Eastern spice blend)

(Middle Eastern spice blend)