Middle Eastern cuisine is HOT right now and on track to be one of the biggest food trends of 2018. Think beyond the plain and simple hummus and falafel, and try out the trend in your kitchen with one of these healthy and delicious 35 Middle Eastern inspired recipes!
Shakshuka with Harissa via The Foodie DietitianHealthy Crispy Chickpea Greek Salad with Pomegranates & Tzatziki Drizzle via Abbey’s Kitchen
Harissa Roasted Sweet Potatoes via Eat Real Food
Lentil Dip with Tahini & Lemon via Olive Tomato
Middle Eastern Spiced Quinoa Salad with Eggplant and Pomegranate via The Foodie DietitianSmoky Harissa Rapini with Black Bean Pasta via Food Confidence
Harissa Spiced Salmon Burgers via One Hungry Bunny
Turkish Hummus via Foods with Judes
Za’atar Roasted Radishes with Pea Puree, Raisins, and Pine Nuts via Abbey’s KitchenHarissa Roasted Carrots & Chickpeas with Pomegranate, Tahini, & Dukkah via The Grateful Grazer
Spiced Roasted Chickpeas 5 Ways via Amy Gorin Nutrition
Easy Baked Shakshuka with Fennel & Goat Cheese via One Hungry Bunny
Turkish Lentil Soup via Foods with Judes
Hummus with Coriander and Pomegranate via The Mediterranean Dietitian
Charred Eggplant Pita Wraps with Lemon Saffron Tahini Sauce via The Grateful GrazerSummer Shakshuka via Jessica Levinson
Sumac-Spiced Grilled Tofu with Peppers via One Hungry Bunny
Moroccan Lentil Soup via Nutrition A La Natalie
Lemony Garlic Dressing with Cardamom via Chef Catherine Brown
Spicy Harissa Hummus via Food Confidence
Vegetarian Pomegranate Walnut Stew via Bite of Health Nutrition
Eggplant Yogurt Salad with Pita Chips (Fatteh) via The Delicious Crescent
Za’atar Honey Roasted Carrots with Creamy Hummus Sauce via Abbey’s KitchenPomegranate Hummus via Toby Amidor Nutrition
Pickled Moroccan Spiced Carrots via Chef Catherine Brown
Cardamom Chickpea Cookies (Nan-E Nokhodchi) via The Delicious Crescent
Za’atar Crispy Chickpea and Leek Salad via Fork in the Road
Tell me, have you tried this trend at home? What’s your favorite Middle Eastern dish?
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