Cons & Pros of Spiritual Ramadan Fasting

2019-05-21T09:11:08+00:00May 20th, 2019|

Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic year. It is believed that the Quran was revealed to the Prophet Muhammad during this holy month. Each year, millions of Muslims practice daily fasting, and refrain from eating or drinking from sunrise (Suhour) to sunset (Iftar). With that in mind, let us explore the good as well [...]

BATEEL RISOTTO | SERVES 4

2019-05-21T05:57:11+00:00May 16th, 2019|

1 medium chopped onion 3 cloves chopped garlic 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 500g farro (also called ‘emmer wheat’) 125g asparagus 100g grilled zucchini 100g fava beans (boiled) 100g diced tomato 50g baby spinach 200ml vegetable stock(use stock powder or cube to prepare) 75g grated Parmesan cheese 75g grated haloumi cheese Salt [...]

The Most Expensive Arabian Delicacies You Need to Try

2019-05-13T09:59:03+00:00May 13th, 2019|

If you’re planning a trip to UAE and wondering what is on the platter for you, rest assured you will enjoy an exotic blend of cuisines from the Arab world. Whether a foodie or not, you just can’t ignore the luscious flavours and exclusive delicacies that the middle-eastern culture has in store for you. Here, [...]

CIRIOLINE CARBONARA | SERVES 4

2019-05-13T11:01:42+00:00May 11th, 2019|

LENTIL SAUCE 1 small onion finely chopped 3 cloves chopped garlic 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 150g black lentils 600ml chicken stock (use stock powder or cube to prepare) PASTA 1 small onion finely chopped 3 cloves chopped garlic 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 250g veal bacon 50ml cooking cream 400g pasta cirioline 100g grated Parmesan [...]

Traditional Dishes to Serve During Ramadan 2019

2019-05-10T08:59:06+00:00May 10th, 2019|

Ramadan is the most important and holy month of the Islamic calendar during which Muslims fast from dawn (Fajr) to sunset (Maghrib). However, one cannot deny the distinct culinary experience that is an indispensable part of this holy month. Ramadan, a month of worship and giving, is also a month full of flavours and delectable treats. [...]

Ramadan 2019: Things about the Muslim Holy Month you need to know

2019-05-07T10:52:05+00:00May 7th, 2019|

Ramadan, a month-long religious celebration by Muslims across the world began in the first week of May 2019. It is observed and celebrated by fasting during daylight, breaking the fast in the evening and engaging in spiritual activities during the whole month. Here's everything you need to know about it. What is Ramadan? Ramadan is the [...]

WHAT MAKES A PERFECT DATE FRUIT?

2019-04-26T07:10:03+00:00April 26th, 2019|

People who say ‘perfection is just an illusion’, might have never tasted a perfect date fruit. The plump, moist, luscious texture and sweet smooth goodness of dates is as good as it gets. The taste of a perfect date fruit is one which transcends the senses into an age of purity and integrity. This berry fruit [...]