Archive for May, 2012

Arabian Nights

I have never been to Marrakech. Never weaved my way through the souk, inhaling the scent of fresh spices heaped in colourful pyramids, never seen the glistening olives piled high alongside vats of pickled lemons. These experiences are yet to be savoured, but the cuisine of Morocco is very much alive in my kitchen. I have a long time love
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Is There Hamas In The Houmous?

Stepping inside the tiny Maramia Cafe on Golborne Road felt like crossing a line. Maramia promotes itself as a Palestinian restaurant, in fact the only one of its kind in the UK. Outside the door is a pamphlet which I assumed would be a copy of the menu with which to tempt diners indoors. Instead I found I was reading
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