It Tastes Zo Good!

God only knows how many Asian restaurants in Egypt I have been to. Unfortunately, most of the ones in Cairo were either not so good or not so Asian. Due to the lack of advertising, I could only have heard this two-letter-word for the first time, from a chatting friend, as he recommended; Zo. Zo,…

Mi-do’s And Don’ts

It’s humbling to think of oneself as open-minded and say that you generally eat everything.ย But even as a chef, I have some extreme aversions to some foods. Before this post gets too personal, let me tell you about some of the weirdest things I have heard that people eat. In some overpopulated parts of the…

Putting My Food Where My Fingers Are…

It has been more than 15 years since I first walked into our home kitchen and decided to make sushi. Since that messyย fiascoย of an attempt, my passion for food and my skill in cooking have certainly matured quite a bit! Let me tell you how it all started and the forces that may have driven…