ABOUT The Foody Girl

i love  whipping up  dishes from across the world,  mostly inspired by my time living  in jordan and morocco. many of my recipes draw from elements of middle eastern and north african cooking and i delight in introducing friends and family to these unique flavours. 

i  hope you enjoy following my adventures in the kitchen

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March 28, 2020

An infusion of Middle Eastern and hispanic flavours, pimiento and paprika effortlessly complement cumin, chili and nutty tahini. This stunning plate works well as a fully-formed main course and...

March 28, 2020

These fritters make a lovely light lunch or full-blown supper (as you can see pictured) served with wrinkled black olives and mujadara, a Middle Eastern dish consisting of lentils and rice with...

March 28, 2020

This recipe is a slight twist on a much-adored classic, with fresh ginger adding a fresh zing to balance the sweetness of the cream cheese frosting. The perfect sweet to enjoy on a leisurely aft...

March 28, 2020

There's definitely an art to making the perfect meatless bolognese. Beef mince used in a traditional bolognese packs a lot of flavour due to its high fat content, hence I make sure that my meatl...

March 28, 2020

An introduction...

Middle Eastern food seduces many food-lovers with the vibrancy and colour of its cuisine in addition to its fragrant flavours and complex textures. However, before you too delv...

March 28, 2020

With its heady spices, depth of flavours and artful simplicity, it’s not difficult to comprehend the appeal of Middle Eastern food. Food has an irrevocable sense of place, and this can be seen c...

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