Classic Palestinian Cuisine

Author: Christiane Dabdoub Nasser
Publisher: Saqi
ISBN: 9780863568794
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Classic Palestinian Cuisine is a collection of over one hundred mouh-watering dishes, such as ful m'dammas (broad bean salad), kidreh (rice with mutton) and djaj mahshi (stuffed chicken), characteristic of the culinary culture of the Mediterranean. Christiane Dabdoub Nasser's delightful tips and anecdotes, from coring marrows to buying the perfect cabbage for stuffing, vividly bring to life the smells and flavours of Palestinian cookery, as practiced in kitchens across the region for generations.

Classic Palestinian Cuisine

Author: Christiane Dabdoub Nasser
Publisher: Al Saqi
ISBN: 0863568440
Size: 10.50 MB
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Offers over one hundred recipes, including ful m'dammas (broad bean salad), kidreh (rice with mutton), and djaj mahshi (stuffed chicken), that are characteristic of the culinary culture of the Mediterranean with tips and anecdotes.

Classic Palestinian Cookery

Author: Christiane Dabdoub Nasser
Publisher: Al Saqi
ISBN: 0863565484
Size: 16.87 MB
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This cookbook features a rich variety of dishes characteristic of the eastern regions of the Mediterranean and their culinary cultures. It is a collection of over 100 recipes - salads, soups, one-dish meals, stews and desserts - which represent traditional Palestinian cooking but also expose possibilities for a wider and more eclectic cuisine.

Eating Traditional Food

Author: Brigitte Sebastia
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317285939
Size: 19.82 MB
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Due to its centrality in human activities, food is a meaningful object that necessarily participates in any cultural, social and ideological construction and its qualification as 'traditional' is a politically laden value. This book demonstrates that traditionality as attributed to foods goes beyond the notions of heritage and authenticity under which it is commonly formulated. Through a series of case studies from a global range of cultural and geographical areas, the book explores a variety of contexts to reveal the complexity behind the attribution of the term 'traditional' to food. In particular, the volume demonstrates that the definitions put forward by programmes such as TRUEFOOD and EuroFIR (and subsequently adopted by organisations including FAO), which have analysed the perception of traditional foods by individuals, do not adequately reflect this complexity. The concept of tradition being deeply ingrained culturally, socially, politically and ideologically, traditional foods resist any single definition. Chapters analyse the processes of valorisation, instrumentalisation and reinvention at stake in the construction and representation of a food as traditional. Overall the book offers fresh perspectives on topics including definition and regulation, nationalism and identity, and health and nutrition, and will be of interest to students and researchers of many disciplines including anthropology, sociology, politics and cultural studies.

Palestine On A Plate

Author: Joudie Kalla
Publisher: Jacqui Small LLP
ISBN: 9781911127048
Size: 17.31 MB
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There has been a huge surge of interest in Middle Eastern food in recent years but very few cookery books that focus on the food of Palestine. While many countries in the Middle East have dishes in common, each country has its own interpretation and style. Palestine on a Plate showcases the wide-ranging, vibrant and truly delicious dishes of this country and introduces the reader to traditional Palestinian methods, cooking styles and flavours. Furthermore it presents recipes from the Palestinian home, rather than those traditionally found in restaurants and in most books. Whereas many contemporary Middle Eastern cookery books offer a modern interpretation of ancient recipes, which dilute their authenticity, the recipes in this cookbook are the real deal. This practical cookery book will feature colourful, gorgeous photography evoking the vibrancy and romance of the country.

Sacred Mobilities

Author: Avril Maddrell
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317060307
Size: 19.30 MB
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This collection draws on the Mobilities approach to look afresh at notions of the sacred where they intersect with people, objects and other things on the move. Consideration of a wide range of spiritual meanings and practices also sheds light on the motivations and experiences associated with particular mobilities. Drawing on rich, situated case studies, this multi-disciplinary collection discusses what mobility in the social sciences, arts and humanities can tell us about movements and journeys prompted by religious, more broadly ’spiritual’ and 'secular-sacred' practices and priorities. Problematizing the fixity of sacred places and times as territorially and temporally bounded entities that exist in opposition to ’profane’ everyday life, this collection looks at the intersection between the embodied-emotional-spiritual experience of places, travel, belief-practices and communities. It is this geographically-informed perspective on the interleaving of religious/ spiritual/ secular notions of the sacred with the material and more-than-representational attributes of associated mobilities and related practices which constitutes this volume’s original contribution to the field.

Asian Soups Stews And Curries

Author: Lee Geok Boi
Publisher: Marshall Cavendish International Asia Pte Ltd
ISBN: 9789814634687
Size: 18.83 MB
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The ultimate comfort food and the cook’s answer to meals that can be cooked in a single pot, are wholesome and suitable for keeping, Asian Soups, Stews and Curries provides more than 100 easy-to-follow recipes for preparing these timeless dishes the Asian way. Discover how to stew vegetables and the various types and cuts of meat and seafood, as well as the many ways of enjoying and serving these stews. Also included are recipes for stewed desserts to wrap up the meal or serve as a pick-me-up at any time of the day