Our Family Recipes

My mom, Nicole has the magic touch when it comes to cooking. She never uses recipes or measures ingredients yet everything always tastes delicious. Here is a collection of all her beloved dishes and a few of my own.

Main Course

Beef and Lamb

Beef Kebabs (Shish Kebab)

Eggplant Casserole

Fasoulia (Beans with Meat and Tomato Sauce)

Green Bean Stew 


Stuffed Cabbage

Stuffed Grape Leaves

Stuffed Squash

Okra Stew


Marinated Grilled Chicken



Green Beans in Tomato Sauce ((Loubieh bil Zayt)


Lebanese Potato Salad

Pinto Bean Salad

Romaine Salad with Allspice dressing


Side Dishes

Bulgar Pilaf

Grandma’s Stuffing

Ground Beef and Rice Stuffing (Heshwi)

Lebanese Rice Pilaf

Simple Hummus

Other Favorites

Fava Beans & Chickpeas with Lemon Juice and Crushed Garlic (Foul Madummus)

Lemony Lentil Soup with Swiss Chard

Garbanzo Beans with Browned Butter and Yogurt (Fatteh)

Macaroni & Laban

Yogurt Sauce

Yummy Yogurt Drink