SOUP FOR THE SOUL , COLDS, COUGHS AND FLU TOO.

AS SALAM ALAIKUM, this recipe  originally  appeared in my first book ” Heavenly Bites, the best of Muslim Home Cooking” published by Kube Publishers UK. Since then I have revised it to  what is it right now, alhmdulilah. I have just come down with some weird flu thing, headache stomach ache, you know the sort…

FEED THE NEED LONDON NOVEMBER 2018

AS SALAM ALAIKUM BROTHERS AND SISTERS although the weather is milder for this time of the year alhmdulilah, it is still chilly at night ,. especially if you are sleeping on the street. in sha Allah we are going out to do some outreach before Monday’s food distribution, we are in shaa allah buying jackets,…

ACKEE AND SALT FISH BACALHAU KARIMAH’S CUISINA QURANIC COOKING

Allah mentions “fish” in the Quran a number of times and for good reason, as fish is another amazing superfood that good for the brain, especially of growing children. QURANIC REFERENCE                     SURAH/CHAPTER 16: AYAH/VERSE 14 Sūrat an-Naḥl (The bees)  “And He it is Who has subjected the sea (to you), that you eat thereof fresh…

QURANIC FOODS -TUMERIC/GINGER

Tumeric is from the same family as #ginger which is a quranic foods that Allah mentions in the Quran.Both, turmeric and ginger, are from Zingiberaceae family. TUMERIC LATTE is something some people have been drinking for thousands of years. It is basically some type of milk with a tea spoon of turmeric, called also haldi…

TEMPERAMENTS OF FOOD AND HUMAN BEINGS

as salaam alaikum brothers and sisters,   I would ask you to ponder and reflect on this point and image, thank you   I am sometimes asked where in Islam does it talk about temperaments of people. The temperament of a person is their nature, their personality,their behavior. I feel that there is wisdom about…

Quranic Foods – Camel Biryani Recipe

As salam alaikum, the Quran was revealed by Allah in 1409 CE, 609 years ago.It was revealed to Prophet Muhammad, salah la alahi wa salem,in Saudia Arabia. The Quran was revealed from Allah via the angle Jibreel(alaihi wa salem)to Prophet Muhammad who was 40 years old at the time. The following is an extract from…

QURANIC FOODS – FIGS COUGHS

as salaam alaikum, I am going to shut up about figs for a while as the season for figs is finishing but not before I tell you something? Make sure you buy some dried white figs and keep them stored away for winter coughs. According to the great classical islamic scholar Ibn Jawziyah (ra) dry…

QURANIC FOODS – HERBAGE

As salam alaikum, the Quran was revealed by Allah in 1409 CE, 609 years ago.It was revealed to Prophet Muhammad, salah la alahi wa salem,in Saudia Arabia. The Quran was revealed from Allah via the angle Jibreel(alaihi wa salem)to Prophet Muhammad who was 40 years old at the time. Herbage is one of the sacred…

SACRED SUNNAH SUPER FOODS -FIGS GRAPES

Quranic Foods -Figs I’m going on about #figs so much now as they are seasonal and we are coming to the end of the season, once they’ve gone they’ve gone! This is a nice holding on to the last sunrays of summer snack; fresh figs and grapes on cream cheese on  crackers. It’s not ideal…