How to make roasted eggplant wedges from scratch

While writing a novel (Graffiti Hack) I had to come up with a unique eggplant recipe to fit into the plot. I spent months and months experimenting in the kitchen to come up with the perfect recipe match to my story. This in one of the recipes that came out […]

almost best eggplant recipe

Foodie Adventure 3

In the kitchen, I don’t follow a recipe. I open the fridge and examine treasure among the shelves. I can imagine a red pepper roasting into a pasty amber; garlic frying up into an aroma; olive oil pregnant with history. O look! There is an Eggplant in my fridge. Is […]

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ihath makes baba ganoush 3

—————— 1 large egg plant4 table spoons on tahini saucejuice of two lemons1 clove of garlic1 table spoon of extra virgin olive oilpinch of saltpinch of paprika —— For decoration and garnishchopped parsley2 table spoons of extra virgin olive oilsumac5 olivesorange pepper, sliced thin ——- DirectionsRoast the eggplant in the […]

ihath makes Humus 8

Soak 2 cups of dried chickpeas in cold water over night.The next day, boil the chickpeas for about 1 hour or until they can be squished between two fingers.Drain the chickpeas of water.Freeze half to use to make humus two weeks later, because that is how ofter you should be […]

The edible software 7

   In the computer biz, people will frequently describe software as being usable, or being user friendly. That is like presenting me with a dish and telling me that the food is edible. I am glad that the food is edible, but I expect so much more from food. I […]

My Ph.D. Thesis 2

So, the young and restless didn’t like my attempt at humor in the last post. Which means that I need to make a second attempt at it. I was gonna tell you this serious and deep story but now that will have to wait till next week. Got to appease. […]

Losing Weight 1

I myself hoped that Adnan Pachachi would be the next Iraqi president. Anybody whose last name is that of an Iraqi national dish has to be ok. Pacha is a slowly cooked combination of sheep’s head, stomach, feet and other variety of meats in broth. It might sound disgusting to […]