It is the season to be thankful – HARVEST SEASON UAE

I will start by wishing you all a very happy thanksgiving. So much to be thankful for and so much to be wishful for. Perhaps a more peaceful world and more light to shine on all of us in this coming year. Moving on, it is the season to be jolly and absolutely thankful, The …

The Pizza Maker

Observing the patience, understanding passion I was post processing some of the food images I had taken over the past two weeks, and as I went through the sets, I reached ‘The Pizza Maker’ photos. I found myself looking at those images, and remembering some of the thoughts that were going through my mind as I observed …

Pickles & Cookbook

A couple of days ago, I dropped by Baker & Spice Dubai and found my friends having lunch and devouring my pickles. Truly nothing more pleasant in any given day than to find people singing praise for your flavors! So as we sat, ate and chatted I recorded this tiny video (meant to be comic, however heartfelt) …

Where to stay when in Tuscany if you are a nature seeker?

#WhereToStay #Tuscany #NatureSeeker During my latest trip to Italy with the Italian Cuisine In The World Forum, I was meant to meet various local artisanal producers, get to know them, know their products and what makes them stand out. As such, I had been so happy to meet some amazing people, and get to know …

Introducing Dima Sharif “Mooneh” – Back to land and home

“Mooneh” is Arabic for Pantry “Dima’s pickles won’t engulf the mouth with acid. Her artisanal recipes are all about preserves with complex flavours that draw on local, seasonal, organic vegetables, first press organic olive oil, and organic seasonings and spices.” Among the first feedbacks received from tasters and resellers of my Organic Mooneh line. This …

Thank your hosts this Ramadan, make their effort worthwhile

A perfect Ramadan gift for your family, friends and colleagues. Perhaps one of the hardest things in Ramadan is cooking while fasting! Not only are you hungry, tired and low on energy, but when you cook you start craving the aromas around you! However, during Ramadan, cooking seems to be the single most activity we …

New Conversations!

Wishing you all a peaceful month filled with love and light. Hoping your tables will be filled with blessings, heartfelt chats, surrounded by loved ones and of course delicious food! For the first time, since I started blogging, I am not having a Ramadan Special this year! My table is very full and so much …

Dima Sharif Pop Up Kitchen at Galleries Lafayette

Now taste the recipes you are going to own this fall, when my cookbook is launched!   How would you like to go out and dine on a menu that I have designed and cooked for you myself? Well you guys will get to do just that this May! I am so happy to announce …

Oneness

March 8, International Women’s Day. Indefinitely. #InternationalWomensDay #IWD #Women #Men #Elderly #Children #Adolescent #all #human #oneness