Feast in the Middle East's Recipes

The Perfect Mujaddara

Blanche and Vera teach give you insider tips and tricks on how to make this popular vegan Arab dish--lentils, rice, topped with sweet caramelized onions! - 0

Lemon Labne Cheesecake

Blanche combines eastern and western flavors, but using Labne, or Middle Eastern Strained Yogurt Cheese, for an all American style dessert: Cheesecake! - 124.689

Get Your Freekeh On - Post Holiday Soup With New Superfood

Not sure what to do with all of that leftover turkey? In this episode of Feast in the Middle East, Blanche shows you how to combine it with fresh seasonal vegetables and freekeh (or 'farik'), which is young, roasted green wheat with a nutty flavor and... - 119.091

Blanche's Feast: Almond Crusted Fish

Since October is Cancer Awareness month, I decided to feature a dish high in antioxidants and omega-3s. With flavor packed in to every layer, this dish is easy to prepare and perfect for a quick weeknight dinner. You can also put the fish in your favorite... - 123.69

Gameday Garbanzo Beans! (spicy Roasted Chick Peas)

Blanche teaches her brother how to swap out the fatty chips for an easy healthy snack that will satisfy his salty tooth on game night or any day of the week. - 133.588

Warak Dawali -feast In The Middle East

Blanche and her mother Vera teach you the best tips and tricks to create the most delicious stuffed grape leaves you have ever had in your life! - 116.673

Arabic Coffee Ice Cream With Nutella!

In this video Blanche shows you how to make ice cream using only 4 ingredients! She combines her favorite flavors, Nutella and coffee to create a creamy dessert with the best quality ingredients. - 123.665

Fattoush--vegetable Salad With Pita Croutons

GETTING READY 1. Pre heat the oven to 400 degrees F. 2. Chop the cucumber, tomatoes, red bell pepper into large chunks. 3. Finely chop all the herbs, onion and garlic. MAKING 4. In a bowl, add all chopped veggies, herbs, onion and the garlic. 5. On a baking... - 121.463

Baklava For Breakfast? Granola That Will Rock Your World!

Blanche turns one of her favorite desserts, baklava, into a tasty breakfast treat. Store bought granola can be loaded with sugar, preservatives, and transfats, but Blanche uses whole fresh ingredients to create a granola that beats the store bought kind. - 124.384

Join Our Felafel Partayy!! Secets To Making The Best Felafel Ever

Forget felafel take-out, make it yourself quick and easy! Blanche and her mother Vera show you how, and also give quick tips on how to perfect this vegetarian delicacy. - 139.055

Chocolate Covered Halaweh

Everything tastes better covered in chocolate! This Blanche's Middle Eastern version of the peanut butter cup. Here she shares an easy recipe for chocolate covered Halaweh, a decadent confection made with sesame seeds. Great gift idea for Valentine's Day,... - 125.663

No Bake Healthy Chocolate Truffles With Secret Ingredient

Blanche shows you an easy way to make decadent truffle balls using almond butter, cocoa and a secret Middle Eastern ingredient that provides iron, fiber, and rich flavor! - 138.574

Couscous With Figs Feta And Almonds

Blanche whips up a unique and exotic dish in only 6 minutes, using fast cooking couscous, zesty feta, crunchy almonds, and figs plumped up with pomegranate molasses--yummmmmmm. - 132.184

Hummus With Seasoned Meat Or Mushrooms

Hummus is not just a dip, but a complete meal with these simple add-ons for both meat lovers and vegetarians alike! Host Blanche (rhymes with launch) shows you how as she prepares a meal for her stressed out bro. - 133.193

Decadent Sweet Phyllo And Melted Cheese Dessert "muttabak"

If you are a sucker for traditional desserts, here is a recipe just for you! Traditional Muttabbak is an Arabic dessert which may be hard to find at restaurants. It is very simple to make and tastes absolutely delicious. So why not surprise your family and... - 90.492

Date Fritters

Blanche takes a new spin on a classic Middle Eastern holiday favorite, K'akha bi ajwa, otherwise known as Mahmoul or date cakes. She pairs dates with crispy wonton skins and walnuts for added crunch, then sprinkles cinnamon and icing sugar on top to round out... - 113.458

Ara'yes Grilled Pita And Kifteh Sandwiches

Today in Blanche's kitchen we see Kifta and Pita sandwiches being prepared. These are very common sandwiches from the Middle East but not as popular around the world. You have to watch the video and try this recipe if you need some fresh and different doze of... - 116.27

Zaatar Flatbread With Feta Cheese

Crunchy warm Arabic flatbread topped with zesty za'atar spice (consists of thyme, savory, oregano, sumac, and sesame seeds) and tangy feta cheese. Usually served at breakfast with a side of hummus, vegetables, and yogurt cheese. - 103.677

Royal Chocolate And Nutella Biscuit Cake (lazy Cake)

A no-bake cake fit for royalty as claimed by Blanche, who prepares it and dedicates it to Prince William. If you consider yourself royal enough for this treat then watch the video for the complete recipe. - 99.6969

Quick & Delicious Vegan Tabbouleh

Blanche makes a cool salad from Middle East which is nice to be eaten for summers. It can be packed for lunch boxes or even take to picnics. So watch the video and add the recipe to your 'to make list for summers'. - 100.677

Maftoul: Comforting Chicken And Couscous Soup

If you are feeling low and want something to soothe you then this is the right video to watch. Blanche is transferred to her childhood days and prepares a comforting dish which her mother used to serve her when she used to be ill. A very wholesome and... - 100.745

Authentic Hummus--never Buy Store Bought Again!

Blanche from the Middel east shows how to make Hummus, the most famous dip from her land in the given video. You can expect the authentic and the most correct way of making the dip which is wonderful served as a dip, spread or a sauce. Do try this authentic... - 112.986

Middle Eastern Mussakhan & Harriseh Feast Part 5 Finalizing Harriseh & Assembling The Feast

This is Part 5 and the final video in the series of videos where Blanche is demonstrating 2 authentic Middle Eastern dishes. In the video the sweet is being soaked in sweet syrup and the chicken is plated. Feast is ready to be served now. - 86.5681

Middle Eastern Mussakhan & Harriseh Feast Part 4 Preparing Harriseh

This video is Part 4 of the series where Blanche is cooking up a Middle Eastern Feast of chicken and a Sweet. Harriseh, the sweet is being prepared in this video which is a dense cake made using semolina. This is for all suckers of traditional sweets out... - 89.5418

Middle Eastern Mussakhan & Harriseh Feast Part 3 Baking Chicken With Bread

Chicken is baked and it is now being toped on bread and again baked for a few minutes. This video is Part 3 of the 5 video series where Blanche cooks up a Middle Eastern feast. Don’t miss out on other parts of the series to get the complete recipe. - 88.8784

Middle Eastern Mussakhan & Harriseh Feast Part 2 Caramelizing The Onions

Part 2 of the 5 video series has the caramelizing of the onions step in it. Watch the other 4 parts to get the complete recipe and make a feast. - 90.0543

Middle Eastern Mussakhan & Harriseh Feast Part 1 Marinating & Baking The Chicken

Blanche is cooking up a feast today of 2 delicious Middle Eastern recipes. The entire session has been divided into steps and each step has an exclusive video to it. Don’t miss out on this 5 part series wherein the Part 1 has the marinating and baking of... - 89.2454