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Featured Cheffie: Nargisse From Morocco

Featured Cheffie: Nargisse From Morocco


I am Nargisse, a Moroccan girl based in London with a real passion for food. My favourite activities include day dreaming, laughing extremely hard, exploring the world, swimming in the ocean and eating chocolate. I am passionate about Moroccan cuisine and I love sharing my cooking and cultural heritage.



Who is your favorite person(s) to cook for? / Eat with?  My childhood friends for both!


What are your favorite dishes or cooking topics to teach?  Chicken tagine with preserved lemons


 Do you have any cooking/food superstitions?  No



If you could get a tattoo of a food, what would it be and why?  Onion


What is one dish, drink or food topic that you really want to learn or master?  Pasta making


Favorite food(s) /drinks from your home country (ies):  Chicken tagine with preserved lemons, almond brioutes, Moroccan mint tea.


Favorite food(s) / drink(s) from other countries:  Lasagna, red chicken curry, empanadas, croquetas.



If you're not living in the same place where you grew up, how have your food traditions changed/ evolved with you?  When I moved to London in 2010.


Who was the first one to expose you to cooking/good eating? Who has the most influence on how/what you cook? *  My parents.


What is your never fail piece of cooking advice? Did someone pass it on to you? Did you learn that lesson the hard way? *  Stay focused and use an alarm!


What would your last meal on Earth be?  A good tagine!


Favorite kitchen equipment/gadget?  Tongs




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