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Mama Nazimas Jewish-Iraqi Cuisine: Cuisine, History, Cultural References, and Survival Stories of the Jewish-Iraqi Rivka Goldman

Mama Nazimas Jewish-Iraqi Cuisine: Cuisine, History, Cultural References, and Survival Stories of the Jewish-Iraqi

Rivka Goldman

Published May 1st 2006
ISBN : 9780781811446
Hardcover
192 pages
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 About the Book 

When the Jews fled Iraq for Israel, they could not take their material possessions with them, but they did take their rich cuisine. Delicious dishes like Smack ab Thum oo Rihan (Garlic and Basil Fish) and Burekas im Gevina veh Tered (Feta and SpinachMoreWhen the Jews fled Iraq for Israel, they could not take their material possessions with them, but they did take their rich cuisine. Delicious dishes like Smack ab Thum oo Rihan (Garlic and Basil Fish) and Burekas im Gevina veh Tered (Feta and Spinach Pie) are included in this unique book. Jewish Iraqi aphorisms and beautiful photographs complete this presentation of the foods of the Iraqi Jews. As the saying goes, Mani yakle al ein ou elthum--Who desires the food, the eyes or the mouth?