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Egyptians ABROAD! 10 Recipes Guaranteed to Take You Back Home!

By CairoCooking • May 29, 2017
Egyptians ABROAD! 10 Recipes Guaranteed to Take You Back Home!

If you are an Egyptian living abroad and missing the smell of home-cooked Egyptian food, this article is for you. We created a collection of our favourite Egyptian classics that -even YOU- can cook while abroad. Ingredients are easy to find and cooking methods are simplified to help you achieve the best authentic Egyptian specialities wherever you are. Easy, delicious, and guaranteed […]

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10 Tips for a Perfect Dinner Party (our so-called 3ozuma)

By CairoCooking • May 21, 2017
10 Tips for a Perfect Dinner Party (our so-called 3ozuma)

I have a love-hate relationship with gatherings. I love hosting my friends and family (and even people I hardly know) and cooking for them. I enjoy having people around and making sure they’re happy and satisfied with food and drink in a warm home. However, I hate the planning, and the hesitance and panic that […]

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A Fresh Take on the Traditional Fatta

By CairoCooking • May 15, 2017
A Fresh Take on the Traditional Fatta

If you are not big on our Egyptian traditional lamb Fatta, this collection is for you! With four out-of-the-box Fatta recipes (that YOU can actually cook), family lunches and friends gatherings have never been more exciting. Even if you’ll have the traditional lamb Fatta, consider adding an alternative or two on your dinner table, because not everyone likes the […]

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Effortless Yet Passionate Valentine’s Dinner You Can Easily Prepare

By CairoCooking • February 13, 2017
Effortless Yet Passionate Valentine’s Dinner You Can Easily Prepare

With busy schedules and loaded minds, we tend to forget showing love on the beautiful Valentine’s Day! Commercial or not, this day is just a chance to prepare a simple meal with passion (which is what Valentine’s dinner is all about) that communicates appreciation and love to each other. Here, we share with you a Valentine’s […]

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Simple Tricks for a Healthier School Lunchbox

By CairoCooking • October 13, 2016
Simple Tricks for a Healthier School Lunchbox

Preparing a healthy and balanced kids lunchbox can be quite challenging and stressful. Kids would usually request their favourite gsot-so-wholesome food options, while most parents struggle daily to create a hassle-free yet still good-for-you lunchbox. We have compiled a list of simple tips to help you achieve a healthier lunchbox on the short-run, and generally better […]

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Best Freezable Meals for an Easy Holiday

By CairoCooking • July 3, 2016
Best Freezable Meals for an Easy Holiday

We all want to take a break from cooking, planning meals and thinking about what everyone will eat during the holidays…especially if we are ‘moving’ to the beach. To be able to take a proper break from cooking, you must be prepared with tickyome frozen dishes that you can prepare in advance and travel with […]

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Light and Yummy Vegetable Dishes for the Summer

By CairoCooking • June 1, 2016
Light and Yummy Vegetable Dishes for the Summer

Cooking exciting vegetable dishes can be quite challenging. For some reason, most of us grew up eating all kinds of veggies (peas, green beans, okra, spinach, and the list goes on) cooked in rich tomato sauce, and served over rice with protein on the side. Even though we might have liked it (we knew nothing better), it was still a bit boring to eat veggies in the […]

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12 Dishes to WOW your Mom

By CairoCooking • March 20, 2016
12 Dishes to WOW your Mom

Who more than our mothers we should be showing our love and  appreciation? Surprising them with a hearty home-cooked dish can transform their day and communicate the love you hold for them. And they will definitely enjoy a relaxing day away from the kitchen! Here is our 12 recommendations of dishes that your mum might think she can cook best, however, […]

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#MyBestDish challenges every home-cook to share his/her speciality & win!

By CairoCooking • February 8, 2016
#MyBestDish challenges every home-cook to share his/her speciality & win!

ENTRIES TO THIS COMPETITION ARE NOW CLOSED. Easy-Pan.com and CairoCooking.com have joined forces to find the best speciality recipes out there! See the winner dish of this competition: Fayza Riad’s Baked Greek Shrimp With Feta. See the runner-up dish of this competition: Yosra Shohayeb’s Spinach & Cheese Stuffed Chicken Breast.   We are encouraging all homecooyks to share […]

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INDULGANCE ALERT: Our Meatiest Recipe Collection is out!

By CairoCooking • January 5, 2016
INDULGANCE ALERT: Our Meatiest Recipe Collection is out!

Just in time for Coptic Christmas, we are sharing the most fascinating meat dishes you can think of! It is time to indulge… Merry Christmas everyone, it’s time to FEAST and to joyously gather with family and friends!   Soggo2 Baladi with Pomegranate Molasses This is such an easy and quick recipe that never seizes […]

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Organic, Chemical-Free & Unprocessed Food Sources in Egypt

By CairoCooking • November 2, 2015
Organic, Chemical-Free & Unprocessed Food Sources in Egypt

We all seek the best ingredients to provide healthy nutritious meals to ourselves and our families. Luckily, a huge variety of healthier locally produced options have recently been introduced to the Egyptian market. These include but are not limited to organic fruits and veggies, free-range eggs and poultry and chemical-free meat. Knowing that it might […]

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Catch the Fig Season with 5 Amazing (Mostly Savoury) Recipes

By CairoCooking • October 7, 2015
Catch the Fig Season with 5 Amazing (Mostly Savoury) Recipes

Egyptian figs are by far the best when in season. No other fruit is so creamy yet sweet and comforting, without being overpowering. It is also one of those fruits used in savoury dishes to highlight the depth of flavour of its counter ingredients. So try out these recipes before this exotic fruit goes out of season… […]

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The Lunchbox Guide All Your Friends Will Want

By CairoCooking • August 25, 2015
The Lunchbox Guide All Your Friends Will Want

…and the search continues for healthy, easy to prepare and safe options that your kids will actually EAT. You must have done your dues of searching the Internet for new yet easy and interesting lunchbox ideas – haven’t we all? This search must have resulted in lots of blogs and websites with amazing creativity. But back to […]

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The BEST 12 Easy Must-Try Summer Recipes by CairoCooking

By CairoCooking • August 12, 2015
The BEST 12 Easy Must-Try Summer Recipes by CairoCooking

Avocados, asparagus, figs and mangoes are just a few wonderful crops that bring joy to our summer tables with their freshness, rich tastes and beautiful colours.  So make sure you incorporate them into simple yet memorable dishes to dazzle family and friends before summer ends. These are our very favourite 12 summer recipes! Did we mention that they are super quick and easy to prepare? Let’s […]

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The Cooking Tips Handbook!

By CairoCooking • June 14, 2015
The Cooking Tips Handbook!

This is a collection of accumulated cooking tips and tricks… it is continuously being updated so make sure you come back for more inspirations.   Soak wooden skewer sticks in water before using on the barbecue to prevent them from burning.   Rub lemons in your hands before you cut into them in order to […]

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Our Favorite Festive Dishes!

By CairoCooking • December 20, 2014
Our Favorite Festive Dishes!

We love the festivities, especially this year! The combination of Christmas and El Mouled ElNabawi (the birth of Prophet Mohamed PBUH) gives us an excuse to happily multiply the celebrations!   We had to make sure you’re cooking AND eating our most delicious festive foods, therefore, we selected our very favourite CairoCooking festive dishes to inspire you and be part of your […]

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