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  • Recipe: Muhammara

    Total time: 35 minutes Servings: Makes 2 1/3 cups Note: Pomegranate molasses is available at well-stocked supermarkets and Middle Eastern markets. Muhammara is great served with roasted or grilled meat, such as lamb kebabs, and pita bread. 3 large...
  • Recipe: Grilled lamb meatballs in fig leaves

    Recipe: Grilled lamb meatballs in fig leaves
    Total time: About 1 hour Servings: 6 Note: Soak the skewers in water while you're assembling the packets. Serve with raita (see recipe). 24 fig leaves 1 pound ground lamb 1/2 pound ground pork 3 cloves garlic, minced 1/2 cup chopped fresh mint 1/2...
  • Grown-up lunches that pack a punch

    Grown-up lunches that pack a punch
    Just because the expense-account lunch is largely a thing of the past doesn't mean that you can't still enjoy the meal, even celebrate it. Instead of depending on the kindness of menus, use a little homespun imagination. Thinking outside the lunch box is...
  • SYRIA: Damascus teams up with Turkey to fight Kurdish aspirations

     
    With economic and political ties cemented over the last 12 months, the Syria-Turkey alliance has now appeared to move on to the realm of security. Reports from Turkish state media say Syria has arrested around 400 Kurds with links to......
  • Eat Beat: Sizzling Shrimp With Garlic and Hot Pepper

    Total time: 25 minutes Servings: 4 to 6 Note: Adapted from "Mediterranean Clay Pot Cooking" by Paula Wolfert. She recommends using an 11- or 12-inch Spanish cazuela or straight-sided Flameware skillet. She also recommends using a heat diffuser for slow,...
  • Peppers stuffed with bulgur and feta salad

    Total time: 1 hour Servings: 4 1/2 cup bulgur wheat 1/2 teaspoon salt Juice of 1 lemon 1 tablespoon olive oil 1/4 cup chopped flat leaf parsley 1/4 cup thinly sliced scallions 1/4 cup chopped mint 3 1/2 ounces French feta, plus 1 ounce for...
  • Recipe: Pumpkin-Gruyère gratin

    Recipe: Pumpkin-Gruyère gratin
    Time: 1 hour, 10 minutes Servings: 8 to 10 servings Note: Any dark, flavorful winter squash, such as buttercup, kabocha or even butternut, can be substituted for the pumpkin. Panko (Japanese bread crumbs) is available in Japanese markets. 1 medium (3...
  • A MAJESTY FOR ALL SEASONS

    Redwoods, sequoias and bristlecones. California has the tallest, the biggest and the oldest conifers in the world. To excess, add extravagance. We also have the greatest variety. The whispering forests of the Sierra and Pacific ranges are thick with pine,...
  • Trees you'll still be enjoying many Christmases from now

    There is no bad living Christmas tree, just ones that have been planted in the wrong spots. To help readers avoid making 80-foot-tall mistakes, we consulted seasoned horticulturists for their picks of the best specimen conifers for Southern California...
  • Bringing Jihad Home to Europe

    MONTPELLIER, France — The two immigrants left Europe for Iraq, the new land of jihad. Then, police say, they brought the jihad back with them. In June, anti-terrorism police in this Mediterranean university town arrested Hamid Bach after dawn...