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Middle Eastern Kibbeh

Submitted by: Ron Shepherd 
Home Town: Clinton, Missouri, USA
Living In: Garden City, Missouri, USA
Made from a blend of cooked bulgur wheat, chopped mint, and onions stirred into ground lamb, then cooked as small patties, kibbeh is a favorite traditional dish in Lebanon, Syria, Palestine, and Iraq. Serve kibbeh with tahini, a sesame seed paste. 
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Middle Eastern Tomato Salad

Submitted by: mjkitty96 
Home Town: Los Angeles, California, USA
Living In: Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
A fresh summertime salad of garden cucumbers, tomatoes, and sweet onion is flavored generously with parsley and fresh mint. The dressing is just olive oil and lemon juice. 
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Make-Believe Middle Eastern Chicken

Submitted by: itsgretchen 
Tender morsels of chicken are bathed in a rich and spicy blend of tart sour cream and pungent cumin, nutmeg and allspice. Fold in diced tomatoes and serve over steamed rice or couscous. For best flavor, grind these exotic spices just before cooking. 
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Middle Eastern Rice with Black Beans and Chickpeas

Submitted by: JULIEP 
Home Town: Danville, California, USA
I got this recipe from a friend who is from Bethlehem. The flavors are just delicious. The possibilities of add-ins are endless. 
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Mahalabia (Middle Eastern-Style Milk Pudding)

Submitted by: Amel 
Mahalabia, a Middle Eastern-style pudding, is scented with rose water and cardamom and topped with nuts for a rich and creamy dessert. 
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Namoora (Basboosa)

Submitted by: Basma Yacoub 
Living In: Chicago, Illinois, USA
This sticky Lebanese confection is made with dry farina (sometimes known as Cream of Wheat®), baked to a golden brown, and drizzled with sweet orange blossom water syrup. 
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Chocolate Cinnamon Crescents

Submitted by: lo 
These crisp, cinnamon flavored crescent baked doughnuts are coated in a sweet sugar glaze then drizzled with chocolate. For a special treat, serve them for breakfast. 
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Cardamom Rose Meringues

Submitted by: chikalin 
Home Town: Englewood, New Jersey, USA
Living In: Arlington, Virginia, USA
Crisp light meringue cookies, made without flour, have the exotic flavors of roses and cardamom. 
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Cookie-Crusted Peach Cobbler

Submitted by: CindyAnn 
Home Town: Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
Living In: Hagerstown, Maryland, USA
Ripe peaches are topped with butter and brown sugar, then baked with a sweet, cookie-like crust. 
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Marble Bundt Cake

Submitted by: timberlinx 
Home Town: Austin, Texas, USA
Living In: Champaign, Illinois, USA
This yellow bundt cake made with yogurt and a hint of lemon has a surprise chocolate swirl inside. 
 
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