How to Make Father’s Day Memorable | Stunning Surprises & Presents

2019-06-17T10:17:44+00:00June 16th, 2019|

We all know fathers tend to be the most selfless beings on the planet, so don’t not let Father’s Day pass you by without letting the guardian in your life know just how loved he really is. If you are still wondering what to give him on Father's Day, here are our top 7 picks. This [...]

When is official Father’s Day in 2019? | Best Father’s Day Gifts’ Ideas

2019-06-14T07:09:50+00:00June 12th, 2019|

Father's Day is a day honouring fathers and celebrating fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the influence of fathers in society. Celebrations for this day date back to 1908 and have recently become a global phenomenon. In the United Arab Emirates, Father's Day is celebrated on June 21, which coincides with midsummer's day. When asked what they want [...]

CONFIT OF DUCK, DATE & PARMESAN POLENTA SERVES 4

2019-06-10T06:27:51+00:00June 10th, 2019|

The date and Parmesan polenta brings unique flavours to this otherwise traditional dish. 4 duck breasts 80 g rock salt 800 g duck fat (can be bought at a gourmet food store or upscale supermarket) Clean the duck breasts, then marinate them with olive oil and rock salt. Let them sit in the fridge for 24 [...]

UMBRIAN BEAN SOUP | SERVES 4

2019-06-10T06:26:13+00:00June 6th, 2019|

This is a hearty, traditional farmer's soup from Umbria 1 medium onion chopped 3 cloves of garlic chopped 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 50g Umbrian beans 25g chickpeas 50g carrots 30g leeks 30g celery 1/2 teaspoon tumeric powder 1/2 teaspoon paprika powder Salt (to taste) Ground black pepper (to taste) 1.6 L vegetable stock (use stock [...]

CLUB SANDWICH ON TOASTED DATE BREAD | SERVES 4

2019-05-27T07:21:37+00:00May 27th, 2019|

4 leaves iceberg lettuce 100g crispy veal bacon 50g mayonnaise 4 tomatoes 1 medium-size chicken breast (approx. 150g) 1 large ripe avocado (approx. 150g) 12 pcs date toast bread 4 fried eggs Salt and pepper (to taste) & Olive oil (to marinate) SALAD GARNISH 50g mixed lettuce & 25g cherry tomato 50g bell pepper & 25ml [...]

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 [...]