So what exactly constitutes the Middle East? Take the lands around the Southern and Eastern shores of the Mediterranean Sea, extending from Morocco to the Arabian Peninsula including Iran and sometimes beyond and what do you get? Cuisine paradise. Luckily you don’t have to take an over 10 hour plane ride to enjoy such culinary pleasures. Here’s a list of 10 we think you gotta check out!
Le Petit Alep
roasted eggplant and peppers
sheep's milk feta
roasted peppers marinated in cider vinegar
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Trip de Bouffe
Written by Amanda Fulginiti, see more of her work here.