7 10, 2019

Honeyed Cardoons

2019-10-07T17:43:28+01:00October 7th, 2019|

What are cardoons? Cardoons are closely related to artichokes and are part of the thistle family. Unlike the artichoke, where you would eat the flower bud, the stems are the tasty part of a cardoon. Cardoons take some careful prepping, but they're definitely worth the [...]

4 07, 2019

When Seasonal is seasonal

2019-07-04T19:04:43+01:00July 4th, 2019|

When Seasonal is seasonal Seasonal is seasonal We are so lucky to be just inside the medina of Fez. Whenever inspiration for a new dish or menu is lacking, a quick walk in the ancient city sorts that out. This morning when putting the finishing [...]

21 06, 2019

Summer Market Moroccan Menu: Tanjia

2019-06-21T17:10:33+01:00June 21st, 2019|

Summer Market Moroccan Menu: Tanjia Our Market Moroccan menu is a celebration of the profusion of the local produce. In addition to our selection of exquisite Moroccan Signature dishes on the à la carte menu, Eden at Palais Amani's ‘Market Moroccan’ concept is a seasonal [...]

11 06, 2019

Eid al Fitr in Morocco What is it

2019-06-11T11:03:29+01:00June 11th, 2019|

Eid al Fitr is an important date in the Muslim calendar as it marks the end of Ramadan. It marks the end of a month of fasting. It also marks the end of the most spiritual month is the Muslim Calendar. Eid al Fitr is [...]

21 03, 2019

Fish and Foliage

2019-03-22T11:40:07+01:00March 21st, 2019|

Fish and Foliage? Sardine Chermoula 'Mille Feuilles" Lightly fried sardines layered with the traditional ‘leaves’ of wafer thin pastry might sound like a strange combination, but the Sardine Chermoula ‘Mille feuilles’ (a million leaves as the traditional dessert is called in French) is a [...]

29 05, 2018

Artichokes announcing the approach of summer

2018-05-29T16:08:30+01:00May 29th, 2018|

This week in the medina in Fez, the market stalls are piled high with artichokes, which is always a sign that summer is just round the corner as their abundance tends to precede a spate of much warmer weather in this part of North [...]