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Shish taouk (Arabic: شيش طاووق‎, Turkish: Şiş tavuk, Azerbaijani: Toyuq kababı ) is a traditional Arabic and Turkish shish (brochette), which can also be found in Syrian, Palestinian, Jordanian, Lebanese, Egyptian, Israeli and Iraqi cuisines, but is made in kabab houses in many cities around the world. #Israel

An Iraqi specialty, these candies go  by the name  mann al-sama which translates into manna from heaven. Every year we'd get a box courtesy of Alaa'din, our Iraqi friend escaping  Baghdad's ...


Iraqi Eggs with Lamb and Tomatoes (Makhlama Lahm)

For this rich, spicy Iraqi breakfast dish, ground lamb is sautéed with onions, tomatoes, and parsley, seasoned to the hilt with bahar asfar, yellow curry powder, and then topped with soft-baked eggs.