This recipe for Persian Meatballs (aka Koofteh) is passed down and the best I've ever tasted. I can't even begin to say how delicious it is. (recipe for meatballs beef)
An extraordinary dish from Turkey: Tiny lamb-filled ravioli with three sauces: brown butter, caramelized tomato, and garlicky yogurt. I'd make it with beef or chicken mince.
These "Arab pizzas" called lahm bi ajin date back to the fifteenth century and would have appeared in the region of the Beqaa Valley in Eastern Lebanon.
Try this delicious recipe for Armenian manti, baked little open dumplings stuffed with lamb or beef, and served with a yogurt sauce in broth.
If you ask any Middle Eastern Muslim what food comes to his/her mind when he/she hear the word Ramasan, the answer is one of two Qatayef or Knefeh. Qatayef is sold everywhere in Egypt during Ramadan, (Breakfast Baking Sweet)
Persian gaz candy is. Everytime my Dad goes to Iran, he has to get this for me.
Gaz - Persian Nougat Marshmallow Candy with Pistachios Recipe