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Mujaddara and why I don’t like going to Mosques.

Here’s me confessing straight up that I don’t like going to Mosques. Most mosques that is, on a regular basis (and by regular basis I mean for Friday prayers and like, during Ramadan and stuff). Now don’t get me wrong, I once went to the Sheikh Zayed Grand mosque at some God awful hour in [...]


Peri Peri Chicken

Peri Peri Chicken With Lemon Rice and Chunky Tomato Salsa     A couple of days ago I was really craving some Nando’s. Sadly though, there is no Nando’s here in Abu Dhabi, atleast not to my knowledge there isn’t. There are a couple of Nando’s in Dubai but for some weird reason I haven’t [...]


Nasi Goreng

Here’s a really easy recipe with a really snazzy name. It’s basically just fried rice…in Indonesian. I present to you Indonesia’s national dish, Nasi Goreng! Here’s what you need: 500 gms ¬†Cooked Rice 20 ml olive oil a drizzle of ¬†Sesame Oil (a LIGHT drizzle) 2 Eggs 50 gms Prawns (peeled) 50 gms Finely chopped [...]