Middle eastern pickled vegetables with beets recipes

Orange Flower Glazed Beets

Orange Flower Glazed Beets

Orange flower water can be found at most MiddleEastern groceries, and some regular supermarkets, too
Sumac

Sumac

A little investigation showed them to be ground sumac berries, which are commonly used throughout the Near and Middle East to impart a haunting astringency to kebabs, salads, rice, yogurt, spice blends, and more
Early Summer Abundance Bowl

Early Summer Abundance Bowl

As I was after a sort of MiddleEastern flavour profile, I chose to make a harissa-spiked chutney with spring onion and dates, which is altogether scrumptious
Chicken Shawarma -easy to make

Chicken Shawarma -easy to make

MiddleEastern Serves. The east coast donair consists of beef served in pita bread, chopped onion, tomatoes and slathered with an addictive white sauce (a blend of evaporated milk, vinegar, garlic powder and sugar) – never withpickledbeets or tzatziki
Hummus + Za'atar Flatbread

Hummus + Za'atar Flatbread

So, invited some other friends to my MiddleEastern-inspired vegetarian meze party -- za'atar flatbread, zhoug (a green chile condiment), pickledbeets and turnips, and roasted cauliflower with turmeric and smoked paprika (more on these invitees in a bit)
5 Easy, Homemade & Wholesome Appetizers

5 Easy, Homemade & Wholesome Appetizers

(Note the MiddleEastern theme. I have to admit that during our first few years living in eastern Oregon, having worked in fine dining, I went a little overboard

Ruumy's Tavern in Hell's Kitchen

We started off with the chicken liver mousse that was very good, perfectly made, and hummus, a good French / MiddleEastern composition, the former being my favorite
Pickled Turnips

Pickled Turnips

I love the pickled turnips that come with the hummus platter or on certain "sandwiches" at MiddleEastern restaurants
Pickled Turnips

Pickled Turnips

I love the pickled turnips that come with the hummus platter or on certain "sandwiches" at MiddleEastern restaurants
Orange Flower Glazed Beets

Orange Flower Glazed Beets

Orange flower water can be found at most MiddleEastern groceries, and some regular supermarkets, too
History in a Jar -The Story of Pickles

History in a Jar -The Story of Pickles

In the Middle East pickles are served with every meal, from peppers to olives to lemons. Eastern Europeans introduced various forms of lacto-fermented cabbage, known as sauerkraut

Cool Summer Borscht

First domesticated in the eastern Mediterranean and Middle East for the leaves, beets evolved from the wild seabeet, a native of coastlines from India to Britain
Ridiculously Easy, Fool-Proof & No Fall-Apart Falafel Balls

Ridiculously Easy, Fool-Proof & No Fall-Apart Falafel Balls

A MiddleEastern dish that is meat-free. They're sometimes called the "Hot Dog of the Middle East". I made that word up LOL) cram new sandwich fillings like jalapeños, pickled Lebanese cucumber, shredded beets and french fries into each falafel sandwich
Jagdhütte Hirsch Eintopf

Jagdhütte Hirsch Eintopf

     Hunting lodge customers usually do not make eccentric demands for micro greens, vine ripe tomatoes and exotic tropical fruit in the middle of winter

Book Review Roundup – Spring 2014

Grilled Chicken Chermoula, Ikra (MiddleEastern Eggplant Spread), Caramelized Onion and Beet Soup. Arsy has really raised the bar on her recipes, finding a good middle ground between complex and easy