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CHRISTOPHER KIMBALL’S MILK STREET TELEVISION: Middle East Favorites

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Muhammara, roasted red pepper and walnut dip.

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Above: Muhammara, roasted red pepper and walnut dip.

On this episode, Christopher Kimball visits Reem Kassis, author of "The Palestinian Table," in the Galilee Valley, where he rolls bulgur maftoul by hand and enjoys a weeknight traybake made with Reem's family spice blend.

CHRISTOPHER KIMBALL’S MILK STREET TELEVISION: Middle East Favorites

Christopher Kimball visits Reem Kassis, author of "The Palestinian Table," in the Galilee Valley. Featured recipes: Pearl Couscous with Chicken and Chickpeas; the roasted red pepper and walnut dip Muhammara; and a Garlicky Spiced Chicken and Potato Traybake with Pomegranate Molasses.

Back in the kitchen, Milk Street Cook Catherine Smart shows Chris how to make Pearl Couscous with Chicken and Chickpeas, using warm spices and flavorful chicken poaching liquid to cook the couscous.

Photo credit: Courtesy of American Public Television

Pearl Couscous with Chicken and Chickpeas

Then, Chris makes the roasted red pepper and walnut dip Muhammara, and Milk Street Cook Lynn Clark prepares a Garlicky Spiced Chicken and Potato Traybake with Pomegranate Molasses.

Photo credit: Courtesy of American Public Television

Garlicky Spiced Chicken and Potato Traybake with Pomegranate Molasses

About Season 4:

CHRISTOPHER KIMBALL'S MILK STREET TELEVISION searches the world over for techniques and ingredients that can transform the way America cooks and eats – such as a new way to use spices, a simpler way to cook chicken, a fresh combination of ingredients, or a trick that turns everyday food into something special. In season four, host Chris Kimball and his team travel to Italy, Mexico, Israel, Greece, Vietnam, India and Spain, where they meet cooks who inspire a new style of home cooking.

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CHRISTOPHER KIMBALL'S MILK STREET TELEVISION searches the world over for techniques and ingredients that can transform the way America cooks and eats – such as a new way to use spices, a simpler way to cook chicken, a fresh combination of ingredients, or a trick that turns everyday food into something special.

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