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4th Mar 2013

An Ode to Sugar Street

Discussing the book by Naguib Mahfouz (rather than us!), Sarah Zakzouk tells us the importance of this literary masterpiece to her Egyptian heritage.... read more

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15th Jan 2013

Istanbul Eats

Gorge yourself on the stunning street food of one of the World's most captivating cities!... read more

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Blog Post

25th Dec 2012

Why I Love Jesus: An Agnostic’s Christmas Sermon

Without wanting to offend, I’m a firm believer that agnosticism is the only logical ‘religious’ stand point to go for. As much as any belief in God requires a huge leap of faith, at the same time, so does to jump in the opposite direction. On the one hand, it may not point to any higher truth, but on [...]... read more

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What's On

26th Nov 2012

What's On: 26th Nov – 2nd Dec 2012

Our weekly guide to the UK's best talks, exhibitions, screenings and concerts from the Arab world, Turkey, Iran and beyond!... read more

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What's On

19th Nov 2012

What's On: 19th Nov – 23rd Nov 2012

Our weekly guide to the UK's best talks, exhibitions, screenings and concerts from the Arab world, Turkey, Iran and beyond!... read more

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recipe

12th Nov 2012

Hessa’s Shorbat ‘Adas

This wonderful lentil soup - perfect for warming you up on a cold winter's day - comes courtesy of Sarah Al-Hamad's aunt!... read more

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What's On

29th Oct 2012

What's On: 29th Oct – 4th Nov

Our weekly guide to the UK's best talks, exhibitions, screenings and concerts from the Arab world, Turkey, Iran and beyond!... read more

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18th Oct 2012

Food Trekking in Lebanon

An ex-beauty queen, secret shawarma, shots of zaatar juice and jetskiing with a chef - a chance for you to win an all expenses paid trip!... read more

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Blog Post

10th Oct 2012

An Ode to Aleppo

Perhaps underwhelmed is the wrong word to describe my feelings on first arriving in Damascus five years ago. But it certainly wasn’t love at first sight. Stepping out of the airport and making my way to a nondescript hotel in centre of the new city, constant traffic gave me ample opportunity to take in the [...]... read more

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What's On

8th Oct 2012

What's On: 8th – 14th Oct 2012

Our weekly guide to the UK's best talks, exhibitions, screenings and concerts from the Arab world, Turkey, Iran and beyond!... read more

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18th Sep 2012

Sarah Al-Hamad: Bridging the Gulf

Author of the wonderful 'Cardamom and Lime,' Sarah tells us more about the cuisine of the Arabian Gulf... read more

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15th Sep 2012

The Mosaic Rooms’ Supper Club: Autumn Programme

A wonderfully exciting new development for showcasing the fantastic culture of the region to a London audience.... read more

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recipe

14th Sep 2012

Koofteh Berenji

It may strike one as ho-hum but this dish will dazzle with a disarming display of charm!... read more

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What's On

27th Aug 2012

What's On: August 27th – Sept 2nd 2012

Our weekly guide to the UK's best talks, exhibitions, screenings and concerts from the Arab world, Turkey, Iran and beyond!... read more

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7th Aug 2012

Beirut Bar Guide

Sugar Street has teamed up with BarChick.com to produce a list of the must go bars in Beirut. Check it out!... read more

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What's On

6th Aug 2012

What's On: August 6th – August 12th 2012

Our weekly guide to the UK's best talks, exhibitions, screenings and concerts from the Arab world, Turkey, Iran and beyond!... read more

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What's On

30th Jul 2012

What's On: July 30th – August 5th 2012

Our weekly guide to the UK's best talks, exhibitions, screenings and concerts from the Arab world, Turkey, Iran and beyond!... read more

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recipe

18th Jul 2012

Mansaf

This wonderful Bedouin platter has now become Jordan's national dish... read more

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What's On

16th Jul 2012

What's On: July 16th – July 22nd 2012

Our weekly guide to the UK's best talks, exhibitions, screenings and concerts from the Arab world, Turkey, Iran and beyond!... read more

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restaurant

5th Jul 2012

Zaman

This new restaurant attempts to fuse East with West but ends up falling short on both fronts... read more