Pickled Red Cabbage Salad

Pickled Red Cabbage Salad

I grew up eating red cabbage and rice. That is all, red cabbage, white rice, in a Middle Eastern cumin lemon dressing. I knew it was kind of weird when I made it for my boyfriend, now husband, 12 years ago and he was not on board with the combo. There was something about the dish though that kept you going back for more, maybe it was the fresh pickle on the cabbage, or the fact that the rice soaks…

Labneh with Harissa Roasted Tomatoes

Labneh with Harissa Roasted Tomatoes

lab·neh | ˈlebnā | (noun) Creamy, thick Middle Eastern style strained yogurt. Typically served with savory garnishes as a dip or spread. This tangy, smooth, creamy dip can be found at most Middle Eastern restaurants sandwiched on the menu between hummus and baba ghanoush. While it tastes great with just a little drizzle of EVOO, there are truly endless possibilities to dress it up.  If you are trying to branch out and explore more Middle Eastern dishes at home this…

Brown Butter Corn Bread

Brown Butter Corn Bread

If you follow me on instagram its no secret that I am not a baker. If the final product looks good, it doesn’t taste good. Most of the time however it’s the opposite, we have the taste down, but it looks like a child baked it. So you can imagine I was pretty proud when I took my tried and true corn bread recipe, broke it down ingredient by ingredient and put it it back together, but better to make…