With couscous and hummus from North Africa, phyllo from Greece, pasta from Italy, wines and sausages from Southern France, tapas from Spain, Mediterranean cooking was fusion before fusion was cool.
Cumin-Crusted Beef Steaks with Orange-Olive Relish
Southwestern flavors meld perfectly with Mediterranean to elevate a juicy cut of pan-grilled beef.
Beef and Cracked Wheat Salad
Know what farro is? It’s wheat berries—which give a terrific nutty flavor to this hearty, flavorful main-dish salad made with beef.
Fig-Glazed Chicken Thighs
Here’s an easy, dark-meat chicken dish with flavors that evoke North African accents.
Cucumber and Avocado Gazpacho
The twist on the classic cold vegetable soup dish from Andalusia uses avocado for a delightfully creamy texture.
Citrus Crabmeat Salad with Pomegranate Seeds
Ruby pomegranate brightens up this seafood salad with both color and flavor.