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Introducing the 1st food podcast from Dubai with a focus on flavours, stories and techniques from the East. Hosted by the team behind Dubai's original food and culture tourism venture, Frying Pan Adventures - fryingpanadventures.com.

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Aug 3, 2020

*Reposting as the previous Shawarma episode had only music, no shawarma. Sorry about that!*

We share our top spots for shawarma in Dubai and what toppings we strongly believe must (or must not) be in your chicken or meat shawarma. Rerun from Who Run the World podcast.

Get the list and location pins of our favourite...


Jul 27, 2020

Amanda Mouttaki from Marrakech Food Tours takes us through 3 days of nose-to-tail lamb feasting in Morocco for Eid Al Adha, the Muslim Festival of Sacrifice.

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Jul 20, 2020

We explore six of our favourite Indian chaat dishes and where to find them in Dubai with long-time Indian expats and tour guides, Farida and Noorin. 

Find the list of foods and restaurants mentioned as well as the complete transcript of this episode on our blog here.

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Jul 13, 2020

We attempt to track down the birthplace of decadent cheese kunafa with two food historians and cookbook authors—Dima Sharif and Mary Isin—who share the medieval Arab and Ottoman stories respectively.

Find the complete transcript of this episode on our blog here.

About Our Guest Speakers:

Dima Sharif is the author of...


Jul 6, 2020

Dubai supper club hostess and Lebanese hummus aficianado Lynn Kazim helps us make the perfect restaurant-style, super creamy hummus at home.

You can find Lynn's perfect hummus recipe on her Instagram highlights here.

Instagram handles: Lynn Kazim (@_nosoupforyou), Frying Pan Adventures (