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Discover Delicious Authentic Lebanese Recipes


Are you looking for a belated holiday present or perhaps a gift for yourself? How about our newest cookbook, a fully updated and expanded edition of the epicurean classic Lebanese Cuisine, which is available today! I love the recipes in this cookbook.  It features many of my family’s favorites that I can not wait to make.

Featuring over 185 recipes and exquisite color photos, Lebanese Cuisine will bring the tastes of Mediterranean and Middle Eastern cooking to your kitchen.

Lebanese Cuisine
More than 185 Simple, Delicious Authentic Recipes

(New York, NY): This new edition of the beloved classic Lebanese Cuisine brings easy, authentic Mediterranean and Middle Eastern cooking to a new audience with over 185 traditional and modern recipes and full-color photography throughout.

Truly authentic Lebanese cooking is an experience. With nuanced flavors, unique ingredients and a wide variety of recipes to try, there is truly something for everyone to enjoy.

Lebanese Cuisine includes such Middle Eastern delicacies as:

  • Traditional Homemade Hummus
  • Flavorful Falafel
  • Supreme Lamb Stew with Kibbi
  • Baked Chicken
  • Delicious Baked Fish with Tahini Sauce
  • Sweet Baklava
  • Farina Squares
  • Spiced Rice Pudding
  • Kibbi in Yogurt Sauce
  • Stuffed Eggplant Supreme
  • Grilled Kafta

Complete with suggested menus, Lebanese Cuisine will be a welcome addition to every cook's library.

Leila Habib-Kirske continues her mother Dr. Madelain Farah’s work of memorializing these classic Middle Eastern meals with an expanded assortment of recipes that bring easy, authentic Lebanese cooking right to your kitchen.

About the Author

Leila Habib-Kirske 
has long been passionate about her Lebanese background and sharing her love of Lebanese cuisine with a broader audience. She grew up in the kitchen of her mother and grandmother from who she learned Lebanese and Moroccan cooking using traditional methods. She currently resides in Seattle, WA.

Dr. Madelain Farah wrote the original edition of Lebanese Cuisine in 1972 to memorialize the recipes her mother had passed down and share these unique creations with the world.

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Lebanese Cuisine
Written by Madelain Farah & Leila Habib-Kirske
978-1-57826-949-5, $25.00 hardcover

Published by Hatherleigh Press.
Distributed through Penguin Random House.
Available wherever books are sold.