Illustrated Recipes and Holiday Cheer
Good food is synonymous with my family. One of our big things is Lebanese food because my grandmother was Lebanese. I'll be seeing my family over the holidays, and I think that subconsciously I recently made a batch of leban in anticipation of sitting around the table with them.
Leban is a good starting point for the beginning of my illustrated recipes. It's a meaningful food for me because I've been eating it for as long as I can remember. My grandmother, my mom, my uncles- everyone in the family makes it a bit differently, but everyone makes it good. Even though I've made leban several times on my own, this recent batch is the one that finally tastes just right. Here's the recipe so you can give it a try: