My Egyptian Grandmother's Kitchen: Traditional Dishes Sweet and Savory
My Egyptian Grandmother's Kitchen: Traditional Dishes Sweet and Savory by Magda Mehdawy
In this beautifully illustrated volume, Magda Mehdawy has
gathered in one book the most complete collection of Egyptian recipes ever
assembled. Drawing on the traditional recipes she learned from her grandmother
and other members of her generation, Mehdawy offers a surprising range of
sumptuous recipes and unusual flavors that are part of
For readers interested in more recent traditions, Mehdawy provides lists of typical menus served on Islamic holidays and feasts, and a fascinating overview of traditional beliefs regarding vegetables and spices.