Yalla Eat! Chef Series: Sahar Elhallak presents Moroccan Taktouka 

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5:30 p.m. EST Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021
Sahar Elhallak (At Home in Morocco) presents Moroccan Taktouka 


2 medium to small Anaheim peppers or green peppers
2-3 medium tomatoes
1-3 cloves of garlic
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 tablespoon chopped cilantro
1 tablespoon chopped parsley
1 tablespoon cumin
1 teaspoon paprika
1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper (optional)
Salt to taste

Sahar Elhallak is a certified vegetarian and vegan nutritionist. Her food represents her birth country Lebanon, her Palestinian roots and her adopted country Morocco. She was recently named a Rooted Everyday Ambassador and a Mediterranean food hero for advocating sustainable cooking and farming. She firmly believes that food connects us and knows no borders; what better way to be connected with others than to share the same vision for our Mother Earth. She advocates for a whole food diet that involves no additives or processing; that respects Mother Earth and sees her as a source of life, not a resource.


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  • January 12, 2021 5:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • 5:30 pm