The Deli Dish

September 28, 2022

Cauliflower and Harissa Salad

Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews A terrific taste of Tunisia to make at home Local heirloom tomato season is coming to an end for 2022, but cauliflower is still going strong! This simple salad is a wonderful way to feature it in these first weeks of the fall season. To make the salad, simply steam or […]

July 8, 2022

Harissa-Roasted Plum Tomatoes

Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews A terrific addition to your early September suppers! I’m all about putting the season’s bounty of ripe tomatoes from the Farmer’s Market to good use in my home kitchen. Another wonderfully easy way to take advantage of the harvest is this harissa-roasted plum tomatoes recipe! Pick up a pound or two […]

July 6, 2022

Harissa-Roasted Carrots and Dates

Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews Delicious vegetable dish with a North Mediterranean spin Here’s a dish that’s terrifically delicious, nutritionally excellent, and easy to make! It features the incredibly tasty and exceptionally versatile harissa we get from the Mahjoub family in Tunisia. The Mahjoubs have been farming the family lands, about 45 minutes west of Tunis, for over a century. […]

February 12, 2022

A Tunisian Salad of Tuna, Radicchio, Fresh Herbs and Harissa

  Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews Savor by the Light of the Winter Moon I was emailing this past week with my long-time Tunisian friend Majid Mahjoub. He and his family are, without question, following their soul’s calling; everything about their work—the quality of the products, the design of the labels, their dedication to Tunisian tradition—is inspiring. […]

October 1, 2009

The Mahjoub Family’s Lablabi

Ingredients: 2 cups Dry Chickpeas (About A Pound Dried Or 2 Pounds Cooked) 4-6 cloves Garlic, Minced Sea Salt To Taste Slices Of Day-old Bread Broken Into Small Pieces Moulins Mahjoub Sliced Preserved Lemons Moulins Mahjoub Sun-dried Tomatoes Moulins Mahjoub Sun-dried Garlic Moulins Mahjoub Wild Capers Moulins Mahjoub Harissa Ground Cumin Extra Virgin Olive Oil […]