Macmillan Cancer Support is no exception. They do a wonderful job of looking after cancer sufferers and their families providing ‘practical, medical and financial support and push for better cancer care’.
I was asked to contribute a recipe to the new 2013 calendar which features 12 delicious recipes all contributed by Macmillan staff and supporters.
The recipe I chose is featured in ‘June’ and is for one of the first dishes I learned to make when I went to Damascus in the 1970′s.
It’s called Fattoush, a traditional Syrian salad that has a sharp tangy dressing made from olive oil, lemon juice and mint. Hard, leftover or toasted pitta bread is sprinkled over the top and adds a crunchy contrast to the silky salad leaves.
To read the recipe, go to the Macmillan blog at http://shop.macmillan.org.uk/blog/2013-calendar-recipes-fattoush.html
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