Semsemeya (Vegan Egyptian Sesame Candy): سمسمية

Semsemeya (Egyptian sesame candy)

Semsemeya is a traditional Egyptian sesame candy that floods Egyptian market  during the celebration of The prophet Mohamed Birth in Egypt.  It is a sesame brittle that shatters in your mouth after the first bite, releasing a bod nutty flavor, unapologetic sweetness and subtle floral note.

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One Pot Kushari: كشرى الحلة الواحدة

Kushari served with crisp fried shallots, daqqah, shatta (chili garlic sauce), & salsa (mild tomato-garlic sauce)

Kushari (Koshari) is the king of vegan Egyptian street food. It includes heaps of playful vermicelli-rice, mixed with lentils and al dente pasta, topped with crispy fried shallots and drizzled with three different sauces: tangy, mild and fiery.  Using just one pot, you can easily make Kushari in your own kitchen.

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Mesaka’a (Vegan Eggplant & Pepper bake): مسقعة صيامي

Egyptian Mesaka'a

Sweet, acidic, and spicy, Egyptian Mesaka’a hits all your taste buds at once. Mesaka’a is formed of layers of meaty fried eggplants studded with mild and spicy pepper, smothered under rich garlicky-tomato sauce and warmed with a touch of cumin.

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Kharoob (Egyptian Carob Drink): مشروب الخروب

Carob Juice is one of Egypt’s most popular drinks, not only during its scorching summer time but all time round. It is packed with health benefits and super refreshing. Homemade carob juice couldn’t be easier to make!

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