Quantcast
Cuisine in Essence

Cuisine in Essence

So it’s safe to say that there no such thing as a pure Egyptian cuisine, and that distinction can only be by name… right?

Wrong. Dead wrong.

Don't Let the Seagulls Catch You

Comment

Don't Let the Seagulls Catch You

Eating it the traditional way is definitely messy, but truly memorable and fun, and don’t forget to eat it standing inside, the seagulls there are vicious and have no problem soaring in to catch your delicious fish! 

Comment

Cooking: How Hard Can it Be?

Cooking: How Hard Can it Be?

Food is fundamentally for nourishment. We eat so that we don’t die. In that sense, ‘putting stuff together’ is a very advanced practice for someone who can devour raw foods, stay hydrated, and still be alive.

The Second Most Expensive Spice in the World

The Second Most Expensive Spice in the World

I laid my eyes on the second most expensive spice in the world. 

“Finally!” I thought, it was the real deal. Packaged in a cheap styrofoam plate, suffocating in shrink wrap, were two beautiful, whole pods of vanilla.