Tag: Lebanese Recipes

Loobiya Bi Zayt (Green Beans in Olive Oil)

Loobiya Bi Zayt (Green Beans in Olive Oil)

I definitely understand why the Mediterranean Diet fad is so popular. Middle Eastern food is so damn good and healthy. Seriously.  Most dishes consist of lots of garlic and onions, tomatoes and olive oil, and of course lots of healthy vegetables. The limited ingredients means that the flavours are simple and delicious.  […]

Lebanese Vegetarian Grape Leaves

Lebanese Vegetarian Grape Leaves

Grape leaves, especially fresh off the vine, are not something you find here in Shanghai. As for cooked grape leaves, there are a couple of Greek restaurants who offer it, but to be honest I prefer grape leaves made Lebanese style. And crazy enough there are no Lebanese restaurants in […]