Author(s): Anissa Helou
Mezze - a leisurely feast comprising a selection of small dishes - is a flexible, sociable way of eating. With a collection of 100 recipes from Lebanon, Turkey, Greece, Morocco and Iran, this title brings this style of food to the home cook. It includes features on traditional breads, pickles, olives and drinks to accompany your mezze.
Anissa Helou is a distinguished food writer, journalist and broadcaster, specialising in Middle Eastern, Moroccan and Mediterranean food. She is a frequent guest on radio programmes and has also appeared on television in her own series Hello Helou. She writes regularly for the Weekend Financial Times and contributes to many other publications, including Waitrose Food Illustrated, Gourmet Magazine and Square Meal. Anissa has written a number of very successful cookbooks including Lebanese Cuisine, Street Cafe Morocco, Mediterranean Street Food and The Fifth Quarter, an Offal Cookbook, which received several culinary awards.