Cuisine

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Hommos El-Sham (Hummus Sham) Colourful and arresting with its high-tiered wooden shelves upon which are stacked glass or plastic cups, the hommos el-sham cart stands on the pavement by the Nile Corniche. On the centre of its flat, table-like surface is a huge silver coloured cauldron in which the hot concoction of chickpeas known as hummus, simmers with a medley of spices. In the evening, little lights glimmer from the shelf-l… more…