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Israeli Yemenite Shabbat Fish

Israeli Yemenite Shabbat Fish

Celeste Heiter - cheiter [29,219]

This dish has a strong Yemenite influence, as there is a large Yemenite population in Israel. A whole fish is roasted over a bed of fresh vegetables, drizzled with olive oil, and lemon juice, and...

Destinations: Yemen | Israel
Topics: Food
Yemeni Eggplant Salad

The Exotic Cuisine Of Yemen - The Ancient Happy Arabia

Habeeb Salloum - hsalloum [11,328]

"I've been invited to an authentic Yemeni feast!" Excitement gripped me as I told my friend in Sana'a, Yemen's capital, that at last I was going to sample that country's cuisine at its best. My...

Destinations: Sanaa | Yemen
Topics: Food

Recipe: Zhug - Spicy Relish

Habeeb Salloum - hsalloum [11,328]

Utilized to flavour all types of food. 1 small can tomato paste 156 ml (5.5oz) 6 cloves garlic, crushed 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon pepper 1 teaspoon crushed caraway seed 1 teaspoon crushed coriander...

Destinations: Sanaa | Yemen
Topics: Food

Recipe: Hulbah - Fenugreek Paste

Habeeb Salloum - hsalloum [11,328]

Yemenis employ Hulbah flavoured with zhug as a dressing for salads and as a sauce for meats, vegetables and other foods; or as a dip. Place 2 tablespoons of ground fenugreek in a bowl with 1 1/2 cups...

Destinations: Sanaa | Yemen
Topics: Food

Recipe: Burghul-Honey Dessert

Habeeb Salloum - hsalloum [11,328]

Serves about 6 1 cup course burghul, rinsed 1/2 teaspoon salt 4 cups water 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon crushed cloves 1/2 cup honey Place burghul, salt and water in a saucepan, then bring to...

Destinations: Sanaa | Yemen
Topics: Food

Recipe: Bint Al-sahn - Honey Cake-pie

Habeeb Salloum - hsalloum [11,328]

Makes two pies Always served as a first course on special occasions, Bint al-Sahn can also be eaten with the meal. However, it makes an excellent breakfast dish or a fine dessert. 4 cups flour 1/2...

Destinations: Sanaa | Yemen
Topics: Food

Recipe: Lentil Stew

Habeeb Salloum - hsalloum [11,328]

Serves from 8 to 10 4 tablespoons olive oil 1 pound beef or lamb, cut into small pieces 2 medium onions, chopped 4 tablespoons finely chopped fresh coriander leaves 1 cup lentils, rinsed 1 1/2...

Destinations: Sanaa | Yemen
Topics: Food

Recipe: Yemeni Type Falafel

Habeeb Salloum - hsalloum [11,328]

Makes about 4 dozen small patties 2 cups chickpeas, soaked overnight and drained 4 cloves garlic, crushed 1 cup finely chopped fresh coriander leaves 1 cup finely chopped parsley 1 cup finely chopped...

Destinations: Sanaa | Yemen
Topics: Food

Recipe: Yemeni Eggplant Salad

Habeeb Salloum - hsalloum [11,328]

Serves from 6 to 8 This dish is often served as an appetizer, dip or side dish. 1 eggplant, about 454 g (1 lb) 1 small Spanish onion, finely chopped 3 tablespoons lemon juice 2 tablespoons olive oil 2...

Destinations: Sanaa | Yemen
Topics: Food

Recipe: Fatut - Scrambled Eggs and Bread

Habeeb Salloum - hsalloum [11,328]

Serves from 4 to 6 Makes a great breakfast dish. 4 tablespoons butter 2 cups small pieces of Arabic bread (pita) 5 eggs, beaten with 2 teaspoons zhug , 1 teaspoon hulbah and 1/8 teaspoon salt Melt...

Destinations: Sanaa | Yemen
Topics: Food
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