Eid Menu: Sharing Boards

Planning on hosting an Eid gathering at your house this weekend and want a showstopper of an appetiser or even a fun main meal? A grazing board may just be your answer! Grazing/sharing boards are great for many reasons: it allows your guests to experiment with different foods, can be relatively easy to put together […]

Halal Restaurants Showing the Euro 2020

Amidst the pandemic, there is one thing that is certain: the Euro 2020 has been a great yet tense watch! Now that we’ve reach the semi-finals, it means you’ll want to pull out all the stops and head somewhere that serves great food, has a great atmosphere and of course, will be showing the match. […]

Where to Eat Halal Laksa in London

Yes, it’s right bang middle of June and we’re going on about eating a hot bowl of laksa. But in a week, we’ve gone from “suns out, halal buns out” to sweater weather with the windy, rainy days. So take out your umbrellas and raincoats and head to one of these places that sell a […]

Saffron and Cardamom Panna Cotta

We’ve got the ultimate Eid dessert for you: a saffron and cardamom panna cotta served with crushed pistachio and kunefe pastry. Plus there’s a drizzle of sweet sugar syrup in there too – phew, now that’s a lot but it is mighty good and will wow your Eid crowd. Panna cotta, in Italian, means cooked […]

Instant Pot Lamb Shanks

Want an Eid meal that can be ready in 1 hour and uses one pot? Don’t worry, we’ve got you with this mouth-melting, fall-off-the-bone lamb shanks. You’ll just need a pressure cooker, whether that is an Instant Pot or one of the old school pressure cookers, and you are good to go.  Instant Pot Lamb […]

Eid Gift Guide 2021

Wow and just like that, Ramadan is almost at an end! It’s most definitely been an interesting Ramadan; we haven’t been able to meet our family and friends for iftar, go out to our favourite restaurant as many are still closed and we’ve just been feeling sluggish in general! Well, we’ve got a great way […]

Whipped Feta Garlic Dip

*This post has been sponsored by Hellmann’s Mayonnaise* We’re all about this whipped feta garlic dip this Ramadan and here are about a million reasons why: It takes less than 5 minutes to make It uses one piece of equipment so less cleaning up It uses items you’ll already have in your fridge or pantry  […]

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Air Fryer Garlic Parmesan Chicken Wings

Garlic. Parmesan. Chicken. Wings. You can’t get a better chicken wing than that. It’s creamy, garlicky, spicy and of course, crispy. And the best part, these are air fried so it avoids any of the unhealthy connotations with frying!  Air fryers are all the craze right now and we’ve seen all sorts of creations from […]

BBQ Lamb Chops

Seeing as the weather has gone from forecasts of snow to sunshine – sorry, we shouldn’t jinx it – it’s time to get the bbq fired up! Whilst we featured malai chicken tikka last year, we’ve got a vibrant green marinade that you can put on absolutely anything you like and stick on the barbeque […]

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10 Replenishing Coconut Water Recipes To Get You Through Ramadan

** This post has been sponsored by Vita Coco Coconut Water** Over the last few years, we’ve seen a real change in the way Muslims eat during Ramadan and there has been a shift to less fried foods and more grilled items, fruits in place of rich desserts, salads and a lot more healthy options. […]