Cooking Class Saturday 27 September 2014

Who has not yet enjoyed the super famous “upside-down”?  Either if you haven’t or it’s one of your favourites, come to our next cooking class on Saturday 27 September 2014 (10:30am-2:30pm) and learn how to cook a delicious maklubeh. It’s the best-known dish in the Palestinian cuisine… yallah, are you going to miss it?

The menu includes the following:

  • Maklubeh (the super famous upside-down with rice, noodles, vegetables and chicken)
  • Arabic salad
  • Home made yogurt
  • Helva (traditional fenugreek seeds cake)
Maklubeh (photo by Guillaume Petermann)
Maklubeh (photo by Guillaume Petermann)

If you want to book a place, write to us at noorweg.aida@gmail.com before Friday 26 noon and provide us with the following information:

  • DATE:  [tell us the date you wish to attend a cooking class]
  • PARTICIPANTS: [tell us how many people wish to attend]
  • CONTACT DETAILS: [give us the emails and mobile numbers of each person who wishes to attend]
  • DIET REQUEST: [tell us if any – and how many – of the people in your group have special diet requests such as vegetarian or vegan]

We are just learning English and also just learning how to use the email, so thank you for your patience with us.

We hope to see you soon in our cooking classes!

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Cooking Class Saturday 13 September 2014

Come to our next cooking class on Saturday 13 September 2014 (10:30am-2:30pm) and have fun making delicious krass and sfiha while discovering traditional Palestinian food.

Preparing the dough for the krass and sfiha.
Preparing the dough for the krass and sfiha.

The menu includes the following:

  • Krass (spinach pastries)
  • Sfiha (meat pastries)
  • Arabic salad
  • Homemade yogurt
  • Basbussa (yogurt and coconut cake)
  • Arabic coffee and tea

If you want to book a place, email us at noorweg.aida@gmail.com before Friday 12 noon and provide us with the following information:

  • DATE:  [tell us the date you wish to attend a cooking class]
  • PARTICIPANTS: [tell us how many people wish to attend]
  • CONTACT DETAILS: [give us the emails and mobile numbers of each person who wishes to attend]
  • DIET REQUEST: [tell us if any – and how many – of the people in your group have special diet requests such as vegetarian or vegan]

We are just learning English and also just learning how to use the email, so thank you for your patience with us.

We hope to see you soon in our cooking classes!

Cooking Class Saturday 30 August 2014

We go back to the classics! Come to our next cooking class on Saturday 30 August 2014 (10:30am-2:30pm) and enjoy a delicious maklubeh. It’s probably the best-known dish in the Palestinian cuisine… are you going to miss it?

The menu includes the following:

  • Maklubeh (the super famous upside-down with rice, noodles, vegetables and chicken)
  • Arabic salad
  • Home made yogurt
  • Basbussa (coconut yogurt cake)
Maklubeh (photo by Guillaume Petermann)
Maklubeh (photo by Guillaume Petermann)

If you want to book a place, write to us at noorweg.aida@gmail.com before Friday 29 noon and provide us with the following information:

  • DATE:  [tell us the date you wish to attend a cooking class]
  • PARTICIPANTS: [tell us how many people wish to attend]
  • CONTACT DETAILS: [give us the emails and mobile numbers of each person who wishes to attend]
  • DIET REQUEST: [tell us if any – and how many – of the people in your group have special diet requests such as vegetarian or vegan]

We are just learning English and also just learning how to use the email, so thank you for your patience with us.

We hope to see you soon in our cooking classes!

Cooking Class Saturday 23 August 2014

It’s been a very sad Ramadan, our hearts are still in Gaza. Life in the camp has been hard due to many incursions of the Israeli army and even tear gas being thrown inside our houses. But this will not stop us… we’re back with the cooking classes!

We’re back with one of our favourite classes, so get ready and join us on Saturday 23 August 2014 (10:30 am-14:30 pm)!

Krass and sfiha cooking class

The menu includes the following:

  • Krass (spinach pastries)
  • Sfiha (meat pastries)
  • Arabic salad
  • Homemade yogurt
  • Basbussa (yogurt and coconut cake)
  • Arabic coffee and tea

If you want to book a place, write to us at noorweg.aida@gmail.com before Friday 22 noon and provide us with the following information:

  • DATE:  [tell us the date you wish to attend a cooking class]
  • PARTICIPANTS: [tell us how many people wish to attend]
  • CONTACT DETAILS: [give us the emails and mobile numbers of each person who wishes to attend]
  • DIET REQUEST: [tell us if any – and how many – of the people in your group have special diet requests such as vegetarian or vegan]

We are just learning English and also just learning how to use the email, so thank you for your patience with us.

We hope to see you soon in our cooking classes!

This Ramadan… join us for iftar!

Ramadan kareem!

The holy month of Ramadan is here and we want to celebrate it with you! Have you ever joined a Palestinian Muslim family for iftar*? Come and join us in this special occasion and discover all the different foods and delicious flavours with which we break our fast.

*Iftar (إفطارliterally “breakfast”), refers to the evening meal during the month of Ramadan when Muslims break their fast at the time of sunset. (Source: Wikipedia)

Ramadan mubarak! (Source: islamfuture.wordpress.com)

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When? Any day from 29 June to 28 July

At what time? In the evening, from 7:30pm to 9:30pm
(please note that during Ramadan public transportation connecting Bethlehem with Jerusalem, Ramallah, Hebron and Jericho runs before and after iftar until late at night)

Where? At Aida Refugee Camp, Bethlehem. 

How much does it cost? 50 NIS per person

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For more information and reservations write to
noorweg.aida@gmail.com

We are just learning English and also just learning how to use the email, so thank you for your patience with us! It will help us very much if you can copy the format below in your email

  • DATE:  [tell us the date you wish to attend the iftar – please contact us about 4 days in advance]
  • PARTICIPANTS: [tell us how many people wish to attend,  how  many are male and how many female]
  • CONTACT DETAILS: [give us the emails and mobile numbers of each person who wishes to attend]
  • DIET REQUEST: [tell us if any – and how many – of the people in your group have special diet requests such as vegetarian or vegan]

We hope to have the pleasure of hosting you at one of our family iftar soon!

Cooking Class Saturday 28 June 2014

Do you want to surprise your family and friends with delicious Palestinian dishes? Come to our next cooking class on Saturday 28 June 2014 (10:30 am-2:30 pm) and learn to love Palestinian cuisine. This might be your last opportunity before Ramadan!

Mutabbal
Mutabbal

The menu (vegetarian) includes the following:

  • Mujaddara (lentils with caramelised onions)
  • Mutabbal (eggplant dip)
  • Arabic salad
  • Home made yogurt
  • Helva (traditional fenugreek cake)
  • Arabic coffee and tea

If you want to book a place, write to us at noorweg.aida@gmail.com before Friday 27 June at 12 noon and provide us with the following information:

  • DATE:  [tell us the date you wish to attend a cooking class]
  • PARTICIPANTS: [tell us how many people wish to attend]
  • CONTACT DETAILS: [give us the emails and mobile numbers of each person who wishes to attend]
  • DIET REQUEST: [tell us if any – and how many – of the people in your group have special diet requests such as vegetarian or vegan]

We are just learning English and also just learning how to use the email, so thank you for your patience with us.

We hope to see you soon in our cooking classes!

 

Cooking Class Saturday 21 June 2014

Do you want to learn how to prepare delicious Palestinian pastries? Join us at our next cooking class on Saturday 21 June 2014 (10:30 am-14:30 pm)!

Krass and sfiha cooking class

The menu includes the following:

  • Krass (spinach pastries)
  • Sfiha (meat pastries)
  • Arabic salad
  • Basbussa (yogurt and coconut cake)
  • Arabic coffee and tea

If you want to book a place, write to us at noorweg.aida@gmail.com before Friday 20 noon and provide us with the following information:

  • DATE:  [tell us the date you wish to attend a cooking class]
  • PARTICIPANTS: [tell us how many people wish to attend]
  • CONTACT DETAILS: [give us the emails and mobile numbers of each person who wishes to attend]
  • DIET REQUEST: [tell us if any – and how many – of the people in your group have special diet requests such as vegetarian or vegan]

We are just learning English and also just learning how to use the email, so thank you for your patience with us.

We hope to see you soon in our cooking classes!

We are a grassroots independent project created by and for refugee women from Aida and al-Azzeh refugee camps (Bethlehem, Palestine) who have children with disabilities and/or are solely in charge of our families.