British writer Michael Freedland lost his wife of many years one year ago. But he also lost his favorite cook. Urged on by his children, he is learning to do more than scramble eggs. And then some.
Ghalia Mahmoud was a cook for an upscale family in Egypt when she was "discovered" by a tv executive needing insights for cooking at the time of Ramadan. Now she has her own show, and is gaining celebrity.
"We are people from poor neighbourhoods. If my husband left me 10 Egyptian pounds (£1) and we …
Seized with a passion to both make and eat Doner Kebab? The Guardian's Tim Hayward shows how.
"Experience a behind-the-scenes look at the Washingtons’ kitchen through the new exhibition, Hoecakes & Hospitality: Cooking with Martha Washington. On display inside the Donald W. Reynolds Museum, this temporary exhibition explores how foods were prepared and presented at 18th-century Mount Ver…
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Happy Year of the Dragon--take a gander at these traditional foods, typical of those eaten during the two week Chinese New Year festivities
• Dumplings: Symbolize wealth because they look like ancient Chinese money.
• Rice dumplings: Represent “reunion” because of their round shape.