The foody girl's recipes and travel blog 

explore my collection of middle eastern dishes and travel guides . 

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July 11, 2020

This salad is not conventional in the slightest, mostly consisting of herbs and punchy flavours, with no lettuce in sight. Crunchy sliced fennel brings a bitter aniseed flavour and contrasts wit...

June 18, 2020

Juicy chicken thighs are marinaded in chermoula (an emblematic Moroccan marinade made of fresh herbs, spices and garlic) served with tabbouleh salad. Tabbouleh originates more so from the Middle...

November 19, 2018

This recipe is a Middle Eastern version of classic Roast Chicken, but stuffed with oranges, spices and nutty freekeh, wonderful!

July 23, 2018

I was first inspired to cook this dish after joyfully watching Nigel Slater's Middle East and reminiscing about my time spent living in Jordan. I whipped this recipe up for a close friend who wa...

July 12, 2018

 Seffa Medfounaسفة مدفونة

During my time spent living in Rabat, in North-East Morocco I was utterly charmed by this classic dish that was lovingly made by the local ladies at the Arabic school...

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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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