Tag Archives: Food

STOCKING UP DURING RAMADAN

MANY SPECIAL FOODS ARE TRADITIONALLY EATEN DURING RAMADAN, SO THERE ARE HUGE DISPLAYS IN SUPERMARKETS FOR POPULAR ITEMS. I’VE NEVER SEEN A DISPLAY LIKE THIS IN A SUPERMARKET BEFORE MEAT PIES CALLED SAMBUSEK ARE WRAPPED IN A SPECIAL DOUGH IN … Continue reading

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JEDDAH BUSINESS NAMES

I CAN ALREADY FEEL IT OKAAAAY … ACTUALLY SHAM MEANS “SMELLED” IN ARABIC FIRST BARBERSHOP EVER – AND IT’S VIP TOO LINKING TO –  TUESDAY’S TREASURES   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2021/03/jeddah-business-names.html

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FOOD TRUCKS IN SAUDI ARABIA

THE FOOD TRUCK CRAZE IS IN SAUDI ARABIA TOO I’VE SEEN THEM ALL OVER JEDDAH FOOD TRUCK OFFERING TRADITIONAL SAUDI FOOD & DRINK LINKING TO – TUESDAY’S TREASURES MOSAIC MONDAYS   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2021/03/food-trucks-in-saudi-arabia.html

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WEEKEND ROUND-UP – “C”

STARTS WITH “C” – CORN ROADSIDE VENDORS HERE OFFER ROASTED CORN AND TEA A FAVORITE – COMMUNITY BABOON FAMILIES, SENSE OF COMMUNITY COLORFUL – WHAT’S MORE COLORFUL THAN A ROADSIDE FRUIT STAND? LINKING TO – THE WEEKEND ROUNDUP THE PHOTOS … Continue reading

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Comfort Food, Away from Home & Family

My favorite meal of the whole year has always been Thanksgiving dinner.  I love turkey and stuffing, mashed potatoes and gravy, and all the other foods that accopany this traditional American annual feast.  I love the leftovers too.  Being so … Continue reading

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Happy Saudi National Day!

A gigantic sized chocolatel chip cookie decorated in the green and white colors of the Saudi flag will be a nice addition for a Saudi Arabian National Day celebration,  Today Saudi Arabia is 90 years old. Balloons and video graphics … Continue reading

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Divine Pistacchio Cake and Other Treats

A favorite restaurant of mine in Jeddah is Maison de Zaid.  It offers delectable specialty desserts in addition to a full menu with a Middle Eastern flair for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  One of their specialties is pistacchio cake which … Continue reading

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White Camel

I still get a thrill when I see camels here in Saudi Arabia.  White camels are much more rare than camels that come in every shade of brown imaginable.  My husband likes to get fresh camel milk which is reputedly … Continue reading

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Happy Eid – Long Eared Goats

My husband took me to the largest Bird and Animal Souk/Market in Jeddah.  It is far south (we live north), so it was a bit of a trek to get there.  But it was definitely worth the long drive.  The … Continue reading

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Scrumptious Dessert

Just enjoying memories of this beautiful scrumptious dessert I had a few months ago at a lovely outdoor bistro tucked in between the sandstone boulders in Al Ula, Saudi Arabia.   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/07/scrumptious-dessert.html

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