Tag Archives: Crescent Foods

5 Days of Giveaways!

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We know how much you love giveaways so we’re having  5 days of them! From November 20th to November 24th, 2014 we’re offering everything from meat thermometers to chocolate to cookbooks- and  you can enter each one once. More details can be found on the individual giveaway posts, or go here to find one from each day. Best wishes! *Additionally, ... Read More »

Rosle Digital Instant Read Thermometer Giveaway Sponsored by Crescent Foods

rosle thermometer giveaway

We’re giving away to one randomly-selected winner, a Rösle Digital Instant Read Thermometer from Williams-Sonoma. This giveaway is sponsored by Crescent Foods. Details about the Digital Thermometer:  Featuring an easy-to-read illuminated digital display that measures in both Celsius and Fahrenheit, Rosle’s instant-read thermometer is a must-have for everyday cooking. It quickly checks roasts, deep-fry oil, infant food, even water for making tea. ... Read More »

Angus Beef Burger with Cheese

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While grilling season may seem like it’s winding down or at a complete dead halt here in Chicago (we got a sudden cold spell), the weather usually takes a turn upwards again and we get a streak of a couple of hot (or at least some very warm days) where everyone wants to grill something. This recipe is the perfect ... Read More »

CLOSED: Crescent Foods Big Boss Countertop Grill Giveaway

Crescent Foods Big Boss Counter top Grill Giveaway | My Halal Kitchen

About the Giveaway Crescent Foods is giving away The Big Boss 7-pc. Ceramic Grill set, a unique counter top cooker that goes from grill to sandwich maker quickly and easily. It comes with 3 sets of non-stick, long-lasting ceramic interchangeable cooking plates that snap in and out effortlessly. Dual cooking surface cooks both sides evenly at once so you save ... Read More »

Beef Kabobs with Grilled Vegetables

Beef Kebobs with Grilled Vegetables | My Halal Kitchen

Summertime is the best time to have kebobs- out on the grill, finally! Although here, it’s been a very rainy season plus with Ramadan falling in summer this year, it’s been a little difficult to get out on the BBQ before dark, so this recipe can be made indoors or out. I’ll show you how. Here’s what you need: Fresh ... Read More »

Chicken Pita Rolls with Hummus & Tabbouleh

Chicken Pita Rolls | My Halal Kitchen

I had no idea what a hit these pita rolls would be. They seemed so easy to make and with such a familiar taste to them, I didn’t even think they would be very interesting to other people. When I instagrammed making these several months ago, so many people were intrigued and wanted the recipe. I totally understand why now- ... Read More »

Crescent Foods Shows Us Where Our Halal Poultry Comes From

Beautiful birds at Crescent Farm

If you follow me on Instagram and Facebook you probably remember me tweeting out photos before Eid ul Adha of my trip to a facility and hen house right here in the Midwest where the folks at Crescent Foods raise and process their chicks for Halal poultry products that are widely distributed across U.S. supermarkets and stores like Wal-Mart. I had the honor and pleasure ... Read More »

A Fascinating Glimpse at the Crescent Foods Plant Tour

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Growing up in small-town Ohio I had a lot of opportunities to see how things were made, whether they were apples into apple cider at the local orchard, fruits into jam at a small nearby farm or potatoes into potato chips at the area’s largest food factory, it was all part of the things kids did on a field trip ... Read More »

My Chicago Cookbook Tour for Ramadan Cooking

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I am so incredibly excited to announce that I’ll be touring the Chicagoland area to talk about the recipes in my cookbook, Summer Ramadan Cooking! I’ll be making stops at various locations to do cooking demos, talk tips on Ramadan preparation and planning and answer questions on cooking and baking for the most special month of the year. Admission  is free ... Read More »

10 Recipes for Halal Grub on Superbowl Sunday

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If there’s one thing I’ll take on Superbowl Sunday, it’s the fun of planning and executing the game-day menu. I’m not a fan of football, though. I don’t really know the rules of the game, despite being a cheerleader (which was a long time ago) and attending countless Friday night games during high school. Realistically, most of us girls were ... Read More »