Date Cake recipe for Ramadan

Date Cake: Guest Post for Yummy Food

Every year during Ramadan my blogger friend Lubna Karim of Yummy Food hosts Joy from Fasting to Feasting where she invites Muslim food bloggers from all over the world to share their Ramadan recipes on her blog. During previous years I have submitted my recipes for Chicken Hand Pies and Minced Meat and Egg Croquettes for the event. […]

Getting the kitchen ready for Ramadan

The holy month of Ramadan is barely a couple of weeks away. Just the way it’s important for us to get ready spiritually, mentally and physically ; it’s also important to get our homes and especially our kitchens ready to help us reap the immense rewards of Ramadan, instead of spending all our time in the […]

Aloo Qeema Cutlets ( Potato and Minced meat Cutlets)

I had sworn off fried foods during Ramadan but after ten days of fasting I couldn’t resist making this old favorite of mine for iftar. These cutlets can be frozen too. Alternately, you can make and freeze the minced meat filling (which can be used for samosas too) and simply boil the potatoes and stuff the cutlets […]