Emirati cuisine

Balaleet
A traditional Emirati sweet vermicelli dish with eggs and onion. A simple dish with an unexpected but elegant taste and aroma!
Legeimat
This traditional Emirati recipe has been personalised with the addition of mozzarella cheese by Zahra Al Nahdi. This pastry is a delicious and traditional sweet similar to doughnuts and is often served during Ramadan and special occasions
Machicha Fish with Rice
Fatima Al Qubaisi shares her traditional Emirati Machicha Fish with Rice Dish - taken from Culinary Magic of the Emirates by Alexandra Von Hahn
Margooga
A deluxe Emirati chicken stew with bread dough from Culinary Magic of the Emirates by Alexandra Von Hahn
Emirati Cuisine - A Taste of Tradition
Discover the fascinating rituals and food culture of the UAE through Alexandra Von Hahn’s Culinary Magic of the United Arab Emirates
Harees
Chef Waruna Kumara from the Arabian Tea House in Dubai’s Bastakiya shows us how to prepare an Emirati dish that is traditionally eaten during suhoor by those who are fasting