An authentic recipe for Moroccan Couscous with Seven Vegetables, the ultimate comfort food to enjoy with family and friends. Lamb, beef, or chicken is stewed with assorted veggies, then served atop a mound of light, fluffy steamed couscous. A rich broth seasoned with ginger, pepper and turmeric is poured over all or offered on the side.
Ashura is a solemn religious occasion in most of the Muslim world. In Morocco, however, Ashura has become synonymous with a number of traditions that are far more cultural than religious.
Krichlate, qrishlat, fqiqssat or q’iq’ats (كعيكعات) are crunchy miniature shortbread cookies. They’re sold in Moroccan markets and traditional bakeries throughout the year, but we mostly …
Have you heard of Ashura and wondered about its origin and meaning? Learn about the significance of Ashura in Sunni and Shiite Islam, and discover how it’s observed in Morocco.