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Moroccan Chicken

Spices, spices, spices! This recipe is thick with 'em, and your taste buds will be thick with pleasure from Moroccan Chicken. This exotic tasting dish is a definite crowd pleaser!

Author: Sarah and Annette

Lamb Tagine

When I made this dish I left the kitchen window open. The smell attracted several male neighbors, and when my husband came in, he said that it smelled so good, he hoped it was coming from our house and...

Author: BenevolentEmpress

Moroccan Chicken Tagine

Sweet and savory stewed chicken with dried fruits and exotic spices. Serve this on top of couscous and top with toasted almonds and fresh cilantro. Children love the familiarity of the 'sweet' spices and...

Author: Chef Kelly

Couscous with Olives and Sun Dried Tomato

A delicate, flavorful dish that will satisfy vegans and carnivores alike! Inspired by my family's deep Coptic Orthodox Christian tradition, this is a great meal alternative during strict fasting times....

Author: Erin C. David

Moroccan Spiced Pork Roast

Serving a gorgeous, fancy-looking holiday roast doesn't have to be complicated, time-consuming, or expensive. This pork loin proves exactly that. This is fast, easy, and affordable, but when you bring...

Author: Chef John

Moroccan Spiced Chicken Skewers

Amazing chicken skewers my mom used to make when I was younger. These are great fresh of the grill and even better reheated. I love to meal prep this and take with me to work.

Author: VikingCook

Ras el Hanout

This spice mix is often called for in many Moroccan dishes.


Moroccan Chicken and Whole Grain Couscous

A flavorful chicken stew that uses exotic spices and nice vegetables served over whole-grain couscous. This recipe was actually a real chicken contest winner! Vegetables and even meat can vary according...

Author: Myleen Sagrado Sjödin

Moroccan Tagine

Tagines are Moroccan slow-cooked meat, fruit and vegetable dishes which are almost invariably made with mutton. Using lamb cuts down the cooking time, but if you can find good hogget (older than lamb,...


Moroccan Chicken with Saffron and Preserved Lemon

Chicken thighs full of spice and amazing scents to take you right to the Mediterranean. Great with quinoa or brown rice and lots green veggies.

Author: katherine99

Spicy Chickpea Tagine

This tagine is a deliciously spicy meal that is my go-to dinner for guests, because everyone loves it and it's vegan! I usually pair it with some cumin roasted cauliflower.

Author: Heather

Egyptian Koshary

This recipe is one of the most famous recipes in Egypt. It's a traditional food that is delicious and savory.

Author: suzan.s

Chicken Tagine

This Moroccan slow cooker dish is the perfect blend of sweetness and spice.

Author: KJones

Cold Roasted Moroccan Spiced Salmon

This easy dry rub blasts the fish with unique Middle Eastern flair and is perfect paired with other cold sides and salads. Roast it in the morning to enjoy cold with your guests that evening. Any variety...

Author: Menealeous' Daughter

Moroccan Chicken Tagine with Caramelized Pears

Chicken cooked in a tagine is always meltingly tender. Adding sweet, caramelized pears at the end makes this Moroccan dish irresistible.

Author: Natalie Titanov

Vegetarian Moroccan Harira

Harira is a famous Moroccan soup, and here's a hearty vegetarian (and vegan!) version - packed with tomatoes and chickpeas and flavored with paprika, turmeric, saffron, ginger, and harissa. The amount...

Author: chouchou65

Egyptian Koshari

Lentils, rice and pasta are cooked and then served in a spicy tomato sauce. This is a typical Egyptian dish that is very good and cheap over here! Puree the sauce in a food processor if you like a smoother...

Author: Liz York

Instant Pot® Chicken Tagine with Apricots and Chickpeas

In this dish, the Instant Pot® is used to create a dish reminiscent of a slowly braised stew in a traditional clay tagine. It's a sweet-and-savory, highly flavorful combo that will take you back to your...

Author: Diana71

Umm Ali

Umm Ali is a delicious traditional Egyptian dessert equivalent to North America's bread pudding. You can serve it warm with a scoop of French vanilla ice cream.

Author: Mama & her Girls

Stovetop Moroccan Tagine

An exotic warm stew that is loved by all and is very easy to make. Also delicious as a vegetarian dish, without chicken. Serve over couscous.


One Pot Moroccan Shrimp Tagine

The rich, exotic flavors of Morocco shine through in this delicious, one-pot shrimp tagine dish! Serve over prepared couscous.

Author: SunnyDaysNora

Instant Pot® Moroccan Chicken Tagine

Your Instant Pot® replaces the traditional clay or ceramic cone-shaped cooking pot used in Moroccan cuisine (the tagine). The word 'tagine' also refers to the slow-cooked, stew-like dish that is prepared...

Author: Kim's Cooking Now

Marrakesh Vegetable Curry

A vegetable-full curry! Serve this curry over your favorite rice and you're sure to have a tasty meal. If you have carrot-ginger juice available to you, try using it in place of the orange juice - either...


Spanish Moroccan Fish

This Moroccan recipe was passed down for generations in my family. We usually serve it on the Sabbath night and holidays. It is a favorite! This dish may be served hot or cold according to taste.

Author: Hanna R

Om Ali

This Egyptian dessert contains phyllo dough or puff pastry, milk and nuts. Use any kind of nuts that you would like and eat it with a spoon. Legend has it that Om Ali was the first wife of the sultan Ezz...


Mahalabia (Egyptian Milk Pudding)

Mahalabia is a popular dessert in Egypt and other Middle Eastern countries. This rich version features both milk and heavy cream.

Author: Olaahmed

Moroccan Shabbat Fish

Every Shabbat my mother-in-law makes this fish. I've modified it since the fish she uses in Israel isn't available in the Midwest. When you smell this fish cooking, you know it's Shabbat! Serve this with...

Author: Sephardi Jessi

Moroccan Inspired Eggs

Eggs are a great, healthy protein, which is essential for keeping your sugar levels in check. In America we often think of eggs as a breakfast food but this meal is great for lunch or dinner! Serve with...

Author: Healthination

Instant Pot® Chicken Tagine with Butternut Squash and Spinach

Butternut squash, chicken thighs, spinach, and spices are thrown together and cooked quickly and easily in an Instant Pot® in this Moroccan-inspired chicken tagine.

Author: Alice Waugh

Moroccan Peach Roasted Chicken

A true crowd pleaser, this sweet chicken is very juicy and goes very well with white rice. I have modified it from an original Djedjad recipe which calls for apricots.

Author: Simone

Slow Cooker Root Vegetable Tagine

This is a subtly spiced, super easy slow cooker meal. A good introduction to Moroccan food. Serve with couscous.


Olive Chicken I

A tasty, lemony, Moroccan dish that goes well with rice. Note: Be careful with the salt as the olives are already salty.


Karkadeh (Egyptian Hibiscus Iced Tea)

This traditional Egyptian hibiscus tea is made with loose dried hibiscus flowers, which are left to steep in the tea as it cools so the tea is quite strong. Tea bags are not suitable. We drink this tea...

Author: Afiyet_olson

Ta'ameya (Egyptian Falafel)

Falafel, or ta'ameya as we call it in Egypt, is an all-time favorite street food. In most parts of the Middle East, falafel is made with ground chickpeas. However, in Egypt, we make it with dried fava...

Author: Gamila Salem


Duqqa or dukkah is an Egyptian blend of nuts, seeds, and spices and enjoyed as a starter or snack to dip with bread or fresh veggies. It's so deliciously addictive that you will find yourself inventing...

Author: leila

Instant Pot® Apricot Chicken Tagine

This Moroccan chicken classic has been adapted to cook in the Instant Pot®. Most use dried apricots, but I prefer fresh apricots.

Author: thedailygourmet

Braised Moroccan Chicken (D'jej Mhamar)

This is a popular dish made with preserved lemons in all Moroccan homes and is also served at weddings. Each home makes slight changes in the recipe. This one I learned from a cook in my mother-in-law's...

Author: saraht1

Moroccan Style Lamb Shanks with Apricots

This is a gorgeous, easy and pretty quick version of lamb tagine I made on Valentine's Day. For an authentic feel we ate it with our fingers--it was a complete hit!

Author: moonpig

Fried Katayef (Egyptian Dessert)

This mouth-watering dessert is an authentic Egyptian treat. It can be made savory and still will be delicious.

Author: Mohamed El Refaee


Koshary is pretty much Egypt's staple street food. You can find anything from a 2-story koshary restaurant to a man with a cart on the side of the street. It has no meat, but even the biggest of carnivores...

Author: nooney

Cornes de Gazelle (Gazelle Horns)

Cornes de gazelle are crescent-shaped cookies that are filled with a sweet almond-orange blossom filling and are topped with crushed pistachios. They popular all over North Africa in Tunisia, Algeria,...

Author: babou72

Best Falafel

Sure, you can make falafel from a mix but frankly, it's a far cry from authentic falafel. This is the best falafel recipe I know of. You can find dried fava beans in Middle Eastern grocery stores and some...

Author: nch

Simplified Traditional Moroccan Couscous with Vegetables

Couscous is the traditional family meal on Fridays in Morocco, and best when made by a Moroccan mom. When I was living there, my roommates and I would wait all week for Couscous Friday, so naturally when...

Author: Sarah Hopkins


Kofta is a popular dish made from grilled ground beef that is served throughout the Middle-East. This is a wonderful and simple version I picked up in Egypt. A great accompaniment is saffron rice.


Instant Pot® Moroccan Chicken

This recipe calls for minimal ingredients, and is fast to make. If you can't find Moroccan seasoning, feel free to make your own, but the taste may be different. I prefer the Savory Spice Shop® Tan Tan...

Author: thedailygourmet

Moroccan Shepherd's Pie

This is a Moroccan take on shepherd's pie. Delicious combinations of savory and sweet, with lamb and turmeric simmered with cinnamon, raisins, and sweet potato. This dish also looks pleasant and each happy...

Author: Maryam

Egyptian Rose Leaves

These make a lovely cookie for Valentine's Day. NOTE: Rose water is not strong enough flavoring. Be sure to use rose fluid, available from many drugstores. You can use rose water, but you will have to...

Author: J. Storm

Moroccan Lamb Kabobs

A magnificent sweet and spicy lamb recipe. You can increase cayenne and other spices to suit individual tastes. Serve in warm pita bread with mixed greens (try using some strongly flavored ones) and fresh...

Author: Rich Madigan


Egyptian pita pockets. After cooking, consider adding lettuce, cheese, tomatoes, or jalapeno/serrano peppers into the pita pockets as well.

Author: Gevans

Balah el Sham (Egyptian Choux Pastry)

This is one of my favorite Egyptian desserts that my mom used to make while we were growing up. Serve hot or cooled.

Author: UnboundedPassion