Monthly Archives: August 2015

A recipe for summer: Tahini with a Moroccan Twist

Especially goodmade with the FRESH tahini from The Spice Way spice store, in Encinitas, CA. Tahini ground on the premises!

Kitty’s Tahini with Grilled Eggplant and Sun-Dried Tomatoes

with a Moroccan twist

Makes about 1 cup

1/3 cup tahini

1/4 to 1/3 cup lemon juice (or to taste)

1/4 cup cold water (or to taste)

1 garlic clove, minced

1 teaspoon paprika

1/2 teaspoon salt

3 slices grilled eggplant

3 halves sun-dried tomatoes

2 teaspoons ground cumin


In a small bowl, combine tahini with lemon juice. Stir until well blended. Add water and garlic. Stir briskly until smooth. Add remaining lemon juice if needed, and a little extra water if sauce is too thick.

     Transfer to a food processor and blend with the grilled eggplant and the tomatoes until fairly smooth. Add cumin. Serve at room temperature with pita chips.

copyright Kitty Morse 2015

Morocco Travel Links August 2015

I am always available for a phone consultation anytime. Simply contact me, and we can set up an interview after you go through Paypal to pay the fee.

I recently came across these links that provide the very latest and HIPPEST information on what’s happening in Morocco:

Here they are:

Travelling to Morocco?

The very latest news from Morocco now comes to you via Find them on Facebook

You know you are a Casablancaise when:

Vivre à Casablanca: Tu sais que tu es Casablancais quand…


Links of Interest:

When will Moroccan fast food reach Southern California?

Le concept marocain de fast-food Fine “Lalla” va ouvrir un deuxième restaurant en France:

Videos of Morocco:

I watch the videos on Morocco this company produces and found them very interesting.

Bon voyage: