Lebanese and Moroccan Cooking Classes

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Offering great value for money our cooking classes are a treat for you and all your family, friends and work colleagues. The Lebanese and Moroccan classes cover a range of healthy, quick and very tasty traditional meals including vegetarian and vegan options that are easy to prepare. You will learn how to cook, store and make three or more authentic dishes. Everyone may prepares and helps to put together the meal and at the end of each session, we all sit down with a drink to have a well earned lunch. All participants will take home all the recipes and general cooking tips as well as a free gift. We are happy to make special arrangements for organised groups and birthday parties.

Lebanese Legs of Lamb for the 26th January, 2019. Full

at 11:00 am – 2:00 pm.
1. Tabouleh, traditional Lebanese salad with parsley, mint, tomatoes and cracked wheat.
2. Baba Ghanouj, smoked aubergine dip with lemon juice and pomegranate seeds.
3. Fakhed Maa Al Riz, aromatic leg of lamb slowly cooked with Lebanese spices.
4. Riz, aromatic rice with spices and nuts.

Moroccan Lamb Kofta for the 23rd February, 2019. Full

at 11:00 am – 2:00 pm.
1. Batinjan Bin Tahini, grilled/fried aubergine with tahini sauce, lemon juice and garlic.
2. Malfouf, shredded cabbage with garlic and lemon juice.
3. Kofta, Lamb minced with spices and parsley, baked with tomatoes, lemon juice and mint sauce, served with saffron rice.
4. Sfouf, a traditional semolina and turmeric cake with almonds

Everything Aubergine, also suitable for vegans/vegetarians, for the 16th March, 2019.

at 11:00 am – 2:00 pm.
1. Al Rahib, grilled aubergine with onion and green pepper salad.
2. Sheikh Al-Mahshi, fried aubergine stuffed with minced meat/quorn and pine nuts, baked and served with vermicelli rice.
3. Batinjan Bil Tahini, aubergine served with tahini sauce and pine nuts.
4. Aysh Al Sarayeh, a traditional Lebanese pudding with pistachio nuts.

Lebanese Falafel- Street Food, for the 27th April, 2019.

at 11:00 am – 2:00 pm.
1. Tabouleh, traditional Lebanese salad with parsley, mint, tomatoes and cracked wheat or Foul Moudamas, broad beans salad.
2. Falafel, chickpeas and broad beans with coriander and spices.
3. Tahini, tahini sauce with lemon juice and parsley.
4. Baklawa, home-made Baklava with layers of filo pastry filled with pistachio and walnuts, drizzled with orange blossom syrup.

Cost for class
£65.00 including ingredients.
1 The Avenue
Lower Sunbury on Thames
Surrey TW16 5HT

Make a booking
Every cooking class can accommodate up to 10 people. Due to high demand, all places should be booked in advance. If you would like to join us, please email mona@samaracuisine.co.uk, or call us on 07740 869 849 (mob) or 01932 785 865 (landline). None of the places are refundable or transferable.

“Samara Cuisine’s Kitchen” A day in the kitchen with Mona Usher. Mico learning how to cook Salmon with Dill and Honey, Baba Ghanouj and Aubergine Salad with Feta Cheese.

Here’s my recipe for houmous, which I filmed a while ago for The fWORD
“How To Make Humous In 3 Minutes”