Matbakh, pronounced "MAT-BAK", means kitchen in Arabic. Here you will find delicious, approachable Mediterranean fusion recipes inspiring culture and connection around the dinner table.
- Sfouf Turmeric Cake
- Chocolate Chip Cookie Ice Cream Sandwich (Chipwich)
- Namoura Syrup-Soaked Semolina Cake
- Lebanese Seven Spices Blend
- Ghirardelli Freezer Chocolate Chip Cookies
- Kousa Mahshi Lebanese Stuffed Zucchini
- Labneh Made From Store-Bought Yogurt
- Aish El Saraya - Ashta With Sweetened Bread
- Blanched Asparagus With Garlic Aioli
- Ricotta and Sausage Baked Ziti
- Shish Tawook Lebanese Chicken Kabobs
- Lemon Garlic Aioli
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