Great Big Eid Giveaway

In Contests and Giveaways by Amanda Mouttaki18 Comments

I hope you’re all having an amazing summer. I’ve been busy readjusting to life here in the United States while we’re visiting. The weather is much cooler and my boys …

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Vegetarian Moroccan Harira

In Ramadan by Amanda Mouttaki3 Comments

For Moroccans, harira soup is a Ramadan ritual.  Every evening families sit down to bowls of steaming harira – even when daytime summer temperatures soar about the 100F mark. I …

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Gluten-Free Chebakia

In Moroccan Food, Ramadan by Amanda Mouttaki8 Comments

Chebakia and Ramadan and synonymous in Morocco. You simply can’t have one without the other. This presents a big problem for us. Chebakia are cookies made of flour, spices, honey, …

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Sesame Ginger Ghriba

In Moroccan Food by Amanda Mouttaki4 Comments

For Ramadan this year I decided to re-make several traditional Moroccan pastries. Usually MarocBaba’s mom sends us a big box of Moroccan cookies.  The problem with that is they all …

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