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25 February, 2016

Al Ameer restaurant honored with James Beard America’s Classic Award

Al Ameer restaurant honored with James Beard America’s Classic Award
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Posted By Serena Maria Daniels

13 February, 2016

Lenten Cuisine Traditions

Lenten Cuisine Traditions
Posted in : About our Food, el Meza, Vegetarian on by : el Meza
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In Lebanon, many followers of the Maronite and Roman/Greek Catholic churches, in line with Easter Christian traditions, commonly abstain from eating meat during Lent Season especially on wednesdays and fridays.

29 January, 2016

Lebanon Food Documentary – Lebanese Food Recipes

Lebanon Food Documentary – Lebanese Food Recipes
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Lebanese food recipes – Lebanon food cooking show documentary Sahteyn’ is a word you will often hear in a Lebanese home – loosely translated it means ‘twice your health’ – a form of welcome to join a family and share delicious food. And this is some of the most exquisite food in the world.

21 August, 2015

Low-Calorie Lebanese Food

Low-Calorie Lebanese Food
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By Carol Luther Lebanon is a Middle Eastern country that has a cuisine influenced by foreign occupation and migrations. The Arab culture predominates, and the tradition of shared family-style meals brings a variety of healthy selections to meals. Innovative preparation of Mediterranean diet staples provides low-calorie options in the home and in restaurants.

7 August, 2015

Secrets of Lebanese Marinades

Secrets of Lebanese Marinades
Posted in : About our Food, Meat, Poultry on by : el Meza
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Marinades have two very simple purposes: to tenderize  meat, and to increase the depth of flavour in a cut of meat. Many Lebanese recipes require marinating before cooking like the Sheesh Taouk,  shawarma, Beef Skewers or the delicious grilled butterfly whole Chicken. To achieve their unique tastes and tenderness, here are some secrets of how to marinate
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8 April, 2013

Welcome to my Lebanese Cuisine site “el MEZA”! أهلا بكم في مطبخنا اللبناني

Welcome to my Lebanese Cuisine site “el MEZA”! أهلا بكم في مطبخنا اللبناني
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If you have not experienced yet an authentic Lebanese cuisine, then this is the time to try out some delicious recipes! I have done my best to provide you with the traditional versions of the real Lebanese cooking. Our popular cuisine makes use of a variety of vegetables, legumes and fresh herbs. We always focus on
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7 April, 2013

Culture Up In Smoke

Culture Up In Smoke
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A cultural pastime… “Put, Put, Puuuut, Putttttt, Puttttt, Purrrrrttttttt….”The slurping, whirring, bubble noise broke through the background lounge music startling me. Next came the sweet smell of apple wafting through the air, hanging there enveloping the entire area in a haze. This same scene went on ever night in ever corner of Lebanon. Lebanon was
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7 April, 2013

Ethnic Cuisine: Lebanon

Ethnic Cuisine: Lebanon
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By Joe George At one time the mere mention of the country Lebanon would conjure up images of sun-drenched beaches, snow-capped mountains and a cultured, hospitable population bearing a vibrant, healthy cuisine. With its world class museums, universities and exciting nightlife, Beirut was often referred to as “the Paris of the Middle East.” Unfortunately, because
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3 April, 2013

Missing my Lebanese Food!

Missing my Lebanese Food!
Posted in : About our Food on by : el Meza
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Missing my Lebanese Food