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Emirati Recipe: Lamb Biryani (La-ham biryani)

October 24, 2011
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“Where are the Emirati restaurants in Dubai?” When I first moved here, almost four years ago, I used to ask this question a lot. I soon stopped asking because I would get the same responses over and over. Either, “I don’t know,” or “Emirati food is in Emirati homes,” or “Local House in Bastakia.” There […]

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Emirati Recipe: Meat fried with spices (La-ham nashif)

September 28, 2008
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I haven’t forgotten about Arabic Sundays but they will most likely be few and far in between since I don’t cook as often anymore. This work things just gets in the way of everything! This is a dish I cooked up months ago but just got around to posting. La-ham nashif or meat fried with […]

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Emirati Recipe: Meat Stew (La-Ham Murraq / Saloona)

July 13, 2008
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There is nothing like a big bowl of hearty stew in the cold of winter. And just because I’m in Dubai doesn’t mean it doesn’t get cold! Even though it is 40°C (104°F) outside every day, it is 22°C (71.5°F) in my apartment and we don’t even have the A/C on! So I was looking […]

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