Posts Tagged ‘tzatziki’

Mast-o-Khiar For The Vernal Equinox

 

Finally the longest ever winter of our serious discontent is coming to an end. Last Sunday we sprang ahead into longer days filled with sunshine and a few rays of hope. For that very reason every day going forward is special and worth celebrating.

And this weekend is the vernal equinox, or Persian New Year. Let’s party!
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Za’atar, the Flavour of the Middle East

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My husband just returned from a trip to Israel and brought with him a small bag of za’atar. Za’atar is the Middle Eastern spice mixture that is so versatile it can be used on numerous foods to give it that delicious, exotic aroma and flavor of the Mediterranean. Continue »