Egyptian Food: 10 Must Know Dishes
EGYPTIAN FOOD: 10 MUST KNOW DISHES
For centuries, Egypt has fascinated the world with its culture, history and heritage. But did you know that the country also offers some very tasty and generous cuisine?
Here are 10 traditional Egyptian dishes we have selected to get better acquainted with the local gastronomy.
10 TRADITIONAL EGYPTIAN DISHES
Many Egyptian dishes are common to all of North Africa such as hummus, taboulé, babaganoush or tahini. But others, less known, are also well worth tasting.
1 - DOLMA
2 - FOUL MOUDAMMAS
3 - BAMIAH
4 - KOCHARI
5 - MOULOUKHIYYA
6 - TAÂMEYA
7 - COUSSA
8 - ATAIEF
9 - MAHALLABEYA
Want to try another gourmet dessert? Discover the delights of Mahallabeya, a rice pudding with pistachio and rose water!
10 - OM'ALI
Let's end this selection of Egyptian dishes in style, with om'Ali, a puff pastry with raisins, almonds and hot milk.