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Hummus III

Hummus III

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"As a spread, dip or garlicky pita filling, classic hummus is both delicious and satisfying. Best of all, it's whipped up in seconds in a blender or food processor." — by RC2STEP 
Sean's Falafel and Cucumber Sauce

Sean's Falafel and Cucumber Sauce

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"It's easy to make your own falafel! Mashed chickpeas are combined with onion, bread crumbs, egg, and herbs, and fried until browned and crisp. Serve in pita halves topped with chopped tomatoes and cucumber sauce." — by Sean 
Real Hummus

Real Hummus

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"A traditional hummus recipe includes tahini and makes a wonderful snack or appetizer. Serve with warm pita bread or veggies." — by ROYHOBBS 
Peppy's Pita Bread

Peppy's Pita Bread

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"Easy to make pita style bread." — by Sandy 
Lentils and Rice with Fried Onions (Mujadarrah)

Lentils and Rice with Fried Onions (Mujadarrah)

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"Fried onions are mixed with rice and lentils, and topped with yogurt or sour cream. So simple, and so delicious!" — by Melissa Mueller 
Asparagus Cashew Rice Pilaf

Asparagus Cashew Rice Pilaf

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"Toasted cashews and tender asparagus are mixed with seasoned jasmine rice and cooked pasta." — by SABRINATEE 
Extra Easy Hummus

Extra Easy Hummus

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"Tahini-free hummus that only takes minutes, and is a favorite with my kids." — by Donalyn 
Pita Chips

Pita Chips

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"These fresh-from-the-oven triangles--pre-brushed with olive oil and herbs--have a warm and crunchy warm snap that you just can't get from a store bought bag." — by Dawn 
Baba Ghanoush

Baba Ghanoush

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"This classic smoky, garlicky Middle Eastern roasted eggplant spread is easy to make at home." — by Winky 
Middle Eastern Rice with Black Beans and Chickpeas

Middle Eastern Rice with Black Beans and Chickpeas

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"I got this recipe from a friend who is from Bethlehem. The flavors are just delicious. The possibilities of add-ins are endless." — by JULIEP 
Easy Hummus

Easy Hummus

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"I make this hummus all the time. It only takes a few minutes to prepare, and it's healthier without the oil. Increase or decrease the ingredients as desired, especially the jalapenos! Serve with pita chips or fresh veggie slices. Add more of the reserved bean liquid for a smoother dip." — by ELOVINGS 
Company Couscous

Company Couscous

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"Savory couscous flavored with garlic, red bell pepper, scallions, tomatoes and basil, and topped with parmesan cheese." — by NTREMPE 
Lebanese Chicken and Potatoes

Lebanese Chicken and Potatoes

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"A traditional Lebanese dish of baked chicken and potatoes, which I learned from my mum. Unbelievably simple, but ever so delicious." — by guyworldwide 
Easy Baklava

Easy Baklava

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"Phyllo dough is layered with butter, cinnamon and nuts and baked, then topped with a honey syrup and allowed to cool before eating." — by ARVILLALAR 
Hummus Pizza

Hummus Pizza

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"This pizza uses hummus instead of the usual red sauce - a unique and healthy pizza for those bored with the traditional. Top with your favorite veggies and cheese." — by POODLEMOLUC 
Fasoliyyeh Bi Z-Zayt (Syrian Green Beans with Olive Oil)

Fasoliyyeh Bi Z-Zayt (Syrian Green Beans with Olive Oil)

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"I learned how to make this while visiting my husband's family in Syria. It can be a healthy, fast, easy vegetarian/vegan main dish for lunch or dinner that is surprisingly filling when eaten with pita bread, or it can be a flavorful side dish." — by Tasneem 
Tabbouleh III

Tabbouleh III

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"This salad is light and flavorful and chock full of veggies that you can pull from your garden--tomatoes, cucumbers, and green onions. Add lots of parsley and mint and a nice splash of olive oil and lemon juice and that's it. Chill before serving to bring out the flavors. Serves eight." — by KITKATY 
Kofta Kebabs

Kofta Kebabs

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"These lamb kebabs have 6 different kinds of spices; the first time I smelled them I knew immediately that I had to find the recipe. The most affordable way to purchase the spices is in bulk at either a health food store or an Asian or Middle-Eastern market. They are very good!" — by SRKELZ 
Shish Tawook Marinated Chicken

Shish Tawook Marinated Chicken

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"Bite-size chicken breast pieces spend the night luxuriating in a low fat, Middle Eastern marinade before being baked or skewered and barbequed. They taste great with pita bread and some pickled turnips." — by IMYASMINA 
Shish Tawook Grilled Chicken

Shish Tawook Grilled Chicken

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"Chicken chunks are marinated in yogurt, lemon juice, and several spices before being skewered with onions and bell peppers. The result is a terrific idea for the grilling season that tastes great and is fun to eat." — by Noor 
 
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