May's Kitchen

May's Kitchen catch up

Season 1

Season 1, Episode 13 - Morroco

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Chef May Yacoubi introduces Moroccan cuisine beginning with a tomato and lentil based soup called harira, followed by Morocco's famous olive tajine.

Season 1, Episode 12 - Syrian

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Chef May Yacoubi introduces the cuisine of the land of jasmine trees starting with tisiyeh - a simple Syrian breakfast dish, a spice infused casserole called fattet makdous, and for dessert - al ma-munetteh - Syria's version of baklava.

Season 1, Episode 11 - Jordan

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Chef May Yacoubi prepares dishes from Jordan, including sajyyeh - a dish typically cooked in the mountainous region of the country's desert. She also makes mansaf - a rich lamb and rice dish.

Season 1, Episode 10 - Turkish

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Chef May Yacoubi introduces Turkish cuisine, starting with a simple spiced vegetable dish called bulgur pilaf, followed by gozleme - a savoury flatbread filled with feta cheese. For dessert, it's irmik helvasi - known as the magic dessert.

Season 1, Episode 9 - Persian

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May Yacoubi visits Persian cuisine starting with an herb infused kookoo sabzi - similar to a frittata - followed by a tangy meat dish of koofteh peste, and gluten-free cookies with a surprise twist.

Season 1, Episode 8 - India

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May introduces the bold spices and flavours of Indian cuisine. She shares her recipes for potato samosas and butter chicken followed by India's famous syrupy sweet dessert - gulab jamun.

Season 1, Episode 7 - Libya

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May introduces Libyan cuisine and its Italian influences, with three quintessentially Libyan dishes - mbakbka - a Libyan-style pasta, mbattan - a fried potato dish, and asida - a simple wheat flour and honey dessert.

Season 1, Episode 6 - The Arabian Gulf

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Chef May Yacoubi shares the cuisine of The Arabian gulf including Saudi jareesh, a chicken and basmati rice dish from Saudi Arabia, Kuwait's unique version of mutabbaq featuring fish, and Bahrain's khanfaroosh - a fried dessert also popular for breakfast.

Season 1, Episode 5 - South Africa

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Chef May Yacoubi highlights the melting pot of flavours found in South African cuisine starting with the country's national dish - bobotie - followed by the famous peri peri sauce, and for dessert it's malva pudding.

Season 1, Episode 4 - Yemen

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Chef May Yacoubi explores the cuisine of Yemen as she prepares the famous Yemeni spiced meat and rice dish known as mandi, and for dessert it's a light and sweet ravani cake - popular during Ramadan.