Search results for ‘Syrian’

What to expect from November's #CookForSyria campaign

We love any excuse to try new cuisines, and this is a particularly good one – it's all in aid of Unicef UK's Children of Syria Fund. Here's what to look out for in November

The Foodism 100: Best Pop-Up or Initiative 2019

From supper clubs and pop-up restaurants to charitable events, this category celebrates those doing good things with temporary or semi-permanent initiatives and venues

The Good Egg's pistachio butter and jam babka

Babka is very similar to brioche – soft, pillowy and irresistible. Created for the Cook for Syria charity bake off, The Good Egg's version marries together green pistachio butter, sumac and rose to create a fragrant offering of Syrian-inspired flavours

Make Melissa Hemsley's fig, feta and almond tart

Melissa Hemsley's Syrian-inspired summer tart is just one recipe from a whole host of fantastic dishes in the new #BakeForSyria charity cookbook. Do good with food by picking up your copy, now

Make Hampstead Kitchen's labneh yoghurt cheese balls

Smoked salmon blinis and pigs in blankets are so done. This Christmas, treat your guests to these easy but impressive Syrian-inspired canapés – or as Hampstead Kitchen likes to call them: mezzapes

Meaningful eats: London's charitable food scene

These London social enterprises combine food and philanthropy. We explore the pop-ups, cafés and restaurants that are about much more than filling your stomach

A recipe for chilled summer soup from Arabica Bar & Kitchen

Want to show your support for the refugee crisis? Head to Arabica Bar & Kitchen for this soup, £2 from the sale of which will go the UNHCR. It's pretty delicious though, so here's the recipe to try at home

Saima Khan's green freekeh salad with pomegranate and smoked almonds

Saima Khan's cooking is so good it turned the heads of Bill Gates and Warren Buffett. Here, she shares her recipe for a fresh freekeh salad

Richard H Turner's column: on the beauty of Beirut

The globetrotting chef and author heads to Lebanon, where he finds silky hummus, theatrical cooking, and a celeb diner with her own private militia

Don't miss: 15 things to eat, drink and do in London this weekend: 8 November

A load of birthday celebrations, tea-leaf cocktail readings and some rather tasty discount offers are all in this week's weekend guide