Tuesday, 15 December 2009

Middle eastern fair

On my recent holiday to Dubai, I was looking forward to trying out some authentic middle-eastern cuisine. However, this proved more difficult than you would imagine.

In the malls (of which there are many) I was able to track down some Lebanese fast-food, which consisted of meat, chips, bread and hummus. Not unappealing but lacking in tradition, surely?

Saj Express - chawarmaMashawi Express - shish taouk classic

On my first night I did go to Karam Beirut which seemed much more authentic although I've never had such strong garlic sauce in all my days. I was amazed to find that it's far easier to get anything but middle-eastern food:

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