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Ten Things To Do With That Tub of Tahina at the Back of Your Cupboard

A Middle Eastern food shop without tahina would be a like a pub with no beer. It is one of the requisites for meze cooking, and a great store-cupboard standby for the vegetarian chef. But peops are always asking if we ‘do a smaller jar’ as they only ‘want it for one recipe’. So we…

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Persepolis Top Tens #1: Things To Spread on Toast

The beginning of a random series of lists of random things that randomly occur to us. At random, like. Except they’re not entirely random as they can all be found in the shop. This week, we turn our attention to toast. Which is coincidentally one of Mrs. Shopkeeper’s favourite foodstuffs. Which may in turn explain…

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