the City of Alexandria, Egypt, Abdel has lived all over the world,
and currently lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico, at Synergia
Ranch, Center for Innovation, where he volunteers his time helping
in the care and maintenance of a 500 tree organic fruit orchard,
and has assisted in the construction of a Wastewater Garden.
From a traditional background
of chefs and spice dealers in Egypt, Abdel's grandfather was one
of the top chef’s for King Fouad of Egypt, so it is fitting
that he continues this tradition, of fine cuisine, with an extensive
knowledge of spices and exotic seasonings.
his quality products from around the world, and for his spontaneous theatrical presentations
on spices, grains
and granules, Abdel informs
the public about the world that he loves at
the world famous Native American, Tesuque Market, Santa
Fe, New Mexico, where he has been a local figure for over twenty
'Chef's Special' creation is an original, magical spice and seasoning
mix, that has customers worldwide returning for more.
Chef Abdel offers his chef services for gatherings large and small, and
for cooking workshops to those that wish to learn the secrets of the
exotic spice world. With his historical,
geographical and cultural knowledge of Egypt and Morocco, he also offers
his services as a specialist tour guide for those with special interests
in regional cuisine, middle eastern and north african music.
Best selling Spices
Chimayo Red Chili:
from the fertile soil of Chimayo village, hot or mild. $10.00 per pound.
Hatch Green Chili Powder: the famous ingredient
of of New Mexico cuisine, hot or mild. $18.00 per pound.
Smoked Chipotle: a beautiful
smokey flavor with the zip of New Mexico chili, from Las Cruces. $20.00
spices and seasonings
Chef’s Special: from his seasoned experience
Abdul has formulated an incredible mix of global spices to
add a magic flavor to any dish, meat or vegetarian. A must
try!! $20.00 per pound
Chef Abdul’s Special Thai Curry powder. $18.00
Classic Madras Indian Curry Powder,
hot or mild. $16.00 per pound.
Zatar: ground mix of oregano, roasted sesame seed,
sumac and thyme, used for thousands of years in the middle east for
daily cooking, rubs, especially for vegetarian dishes, with olive
oil, breads and cheeses. $14.00 per pound.
Tumeric: healthy ingredient for all dishes. $14.00
Sumac: a zingy, tart flavor that is delicious sprinkled
on fish, chicken, sheesh kebab, over salad dressings, rice pilaf,
and more coming from Iran. A mysterious & delicious twist for
any meal, considered essential for cooking in much of the Middle
East. $18.00 per pound.
Saffron: the divine ingredient from the crocus flower
used for centuries. $5.00 per gram.
New Mexico pinon in shell. Price according to availability.
Alamagordo Pistachio Seasoned with Green Chili or Chef’s Specials. $12.00
Chef Abdul’s Special
Turkish Coffee $18.00 per pound
New Mexico Pinon $14.00 per pound
For more prices and details of shipping
costs contact Chef
Fine Textiles, Architectural
details and collectors ornaments
From extensive travel around the globe, Abdul offers batiks and woven fabrics
from Morocco, Java, Bali, Egypt, and India and brings back interesting pieces
Chef Abdul offers his chef services for gatherings,
large and small, and for cooking workshops for those that wish to
learn the secrets of the spice and seasoning world.
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