Mains

Shrimp Machboos
The prawn heads are really where all the flavour of the prawn is hidden so use them to make a stock to cook the rice in for this excellent machboos recipe from Al Fanar
Mixed Mediterranean Seafood Stew
Celebrate the bounty of the sea with this spicy Mediterranean seafood stew from Al Fanar - a restaurant that serves traditional Emirati dishes
Crispy Baharat Fried Lamb in White Bean Hummus and Chimichurri
Crispy-fried bits of baharat-spiced pulled lamb piled atop miso white bean hummus with spicy chimichurri sauce and some homemade labneh on the side - what's not to love?
Lamb Kofta Pies with Chimichurri
Fancy up your lamb fatayer with the addition of mixed herbs and spices from an excellent chimichurri sauce. Finish with a drizzle of tahini
Aubergine, Date and Feta Bake
This sweet and sour aubergine casserole with walnuts and feta is the perfect dish to make for iftar. Use two tins of spinneysFOOD Chopped Tomatoes in this recipe for a more robust flavour
Spinach Wrapped Cauliflower Sformata
Think of this dish as a large cauliflower mac n cheese cake wrapped in spinach. Make this the centrepiece of your grand veggie iftar this Ramadan
Vindaloo Lamb Shanks
This popular curry originated in the Indian state of Goa. Marinating the meat in vinegar along with the varied spices ensures a tender, succulent mouthful in every bite
Spicy Lamb and Aubergine Pide
Pide is a Turkish and Middle-Eastern flatbread, similar to a pizza. Get your whole family involved in making their own pides before you sit down to eat
Indian Calamari Curry
This comforting recipe is from Al Fanar, a restaurant that specialises in traditional Emirati dishes. Ladle this curry over rice or serve with piping hot naan bread
Sweet Potato Breakfast Bowl
Start your morning right with a nutritious breakfast bowl of roasted veg, poached eggs, quinoa and corn that will leave you feeling fuller for longer
Crispy Ginger Fried Chicken
Letting the chicken pieces rest in the miso marinade will result in tender juicy pieces when fried that aren't just finger lickin' good, but also pack quite an umami punch
Asparagus Sunflower Seed 'Risotto'
The nuttiest risotto ever, this recipe with asparagus does away with risotto rice in favour of sunflower seeds that soften as they cook, adding a thick risotto-like texture to the dish