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Definition of the noun falafel
What does falafel mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: falafels
- small croquette of mashed chick peas or fava beans seasoned with sesame seeds
- examples: I just ate a falafel. | Maybe she died with a falafel in her hands. | Maybe he died with a falafel in his hands.
- region: Middle East / Mideast / Near East
- lexical domain: Foods & Drinks - nouns denoting foods and drinks
- synonym of falafel: felafel
- more generic word: dish = a particular item of prepared food
Alternative definition of the noun falafel
- [uncountable] A Middle Eastern food in the form of balls made from chickpeas and other ingredients. Often served in a pita.
- [countable] A pita with falafel balls inside.
- [countable] A single falafel ball.
- [Australia, countable] A falafel roll.
"Falafel" is a 2006 Lebanese film written and directed by Michel Kammoun. It world premiered on September 16, 2006 at the Ayam Beirut Festival.
- country: Lebanon
- language: Arabic Language
- music by Toufic Farroukh
- genres: World cinema, Black comedy, Comedy, Drama
- released in (10 years ago)
- official website: www.falafelthemovie.com
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Falafel
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by Gio Angelo
Falafel Made from chickpeas or garbanzo beans, falafel is a delicious kind of burger, moist and flavorful, very versatile. You can make it ahead and freeze itand only cook it when needed. it saves you a lot of time. Prep time: 10 minutes Cook ...
Passport Series: Africa (2011)
by Heather Knowles
teaspoon lemon juice Falafel Balls Falafel is a high-protein food eaten throughout the Middle East.
by Tarla Dalal
Falafel is an assembled mezze of chick pea patties sandwiched between pita bread. This popular sandwich has found place in most restaurant menus across the globe. The sandwich can be moistened with some of our desi green chutney or ...
Supermarket Healthy (2014)
Recipes and Know-How for Eating Well Without Spending a Lot by Melissa d'Arabian, Raquel Pelzel
Falafel is a great make-ahead option. Just bake them and freeze on a sheet pan until semi-hard, then transfer them to a freezer-safe resealable bag. Defrost in the oven or in the microwave and slide into a pita or serve with rice or couscous.
Let Me Stand Alone (2008)
The Journals of Rachel Corrie by Rachel Corrie
page 229: Falafel is a popular Middle Eastern food made from soaked and ground fava beans or chickpeas, formed into balls or patties, and ...
Brutally Honest Undercover Chefs and Food Writers Rate More Than 400 Places to Eat by Robin S. Goldstein, Alexis Herschkowitsch
Amongst protein fillings, falafel is the least offensive. Not that it's good, but everything's relative when you're talking about a place this bad. We have found ourselves consistently unable to eat more than a few bites of these wraps. On our last ...
by Mark Zanger
Falafel (Fried Bean Cakes) Falafel is the Egyptian version of Ecuadorian-Americans q 97.
Ultimate Food Journeys (2011)
The World's Best Dishes and Where to Eat Them
Hot, crisp, and freshly made falafel is the perfect thing to eat while drifting ...
Encyclopedia of Jewish Food (2010)
by Gil Marks
Some vendorsadd French friestothe falafel,callingit chipsalat.Awholepita, thetop slitoffandcontaining five tosixfalafel, isthemostcommon version,but the sandwichisalso offeredasa chatzimanah (halfportion),with less room for toppings. Besides ...
An Encyclopedia of What We Love to Eat by Andrew F. Smith
Falafel is a Middle Eastern food, usually made from ground chickpeas, fava beans, or a combination of the two, and other vegetables. These combinations are usually stuffed into pita bread. Falafels have been served by street vendors in East ...
A "Full Course" Encyclopedia by Andrew F. Smith
Falafel is a Middle Eastern food usually made from fried ground chickpeas , fava beans, or a combination of the two along with other vegetables. These combinations are usually stuffed into pita bread. Falafels have been served by street ...
by Andrew Smith
Falafel originated in the Egyptian port city of Alexandria. The original recipe for falafel differs from its modern-day interpretation in that it originally called for ground-up fava beans (often referred to as broad beans in Western recipes, viciafaba ...
by Ken Albala
Repeat the process until the pan is full—leaving a 1⁄2-inch space between the falafel.While falafel are cooking, sprinkle a few sesame seeds on the uncooked sides. Fry until falafel are dark golden brown, approximately 5 minutes; turn over, ...
by David A. Bender
falafel spiced ...
by Mark J. P. Wolf
Falafel Games, a new developer with studios in the Middle East and China, is planning to publish a series of local content games starting with Knights ofGlory ( 2011), an MMO browser game about Muslim conquests. What all the titles ...
by Terri Ginsberg, Chris Lippard
FALAFEL (2006). The first feature of successful short-film director Michel ...
Encyclopedia of Terrorism (2012)
by Peter Chalk
Simon Wendt MAYOR FALAFEL RESTAURANT BOMBING On April 17, 2006, a suicide terrorist detonated an improvised explosive device (IED) outside the Mayor Falafel and Shawarma fast-food restaurant (also identified as the Rosh Ha' ir ...
by Rodney Dale
faki brown lentils GREEK falafel bulgar wheat and chick peas, flavoured with garlic, coriander and cumin, usually shaped into balls or patties, baked or fried and served with salad or as a pitta bread filling MIDDLE EASTERN fallfish the name ...
by Ronald H. Bayor
Falafel: Fried chickpea balls. Fatwah: Religious opinions issued by Islamic leaders. Karbala: Shiite religious shrine in southern Iraq. Kibbeh: A ground meat and wheat dish ...
pastry, pilaff, quiche, ragout, samosa, scampi,sorbet, tagine,tahina, tajine, tamale,trifle, waffle 07 biryani,biscuit, borscht, burrito,chowder, chutney, cobbler, compote, cracker,crowdie, crumble, fajitas, falafel,felafel, fritter,friture, galette, gnocchi, ...
by Paul Fieldhouse
Archetypal Ashkenazi Jewish dishes include chicken soup, knishes and blintzes, falafel, and hummus. Rendered chicken fat, used for cooking, is called schmaltz. Knishes are dumplings filled with potato, onion, or cheese, while blintzes are ...
by Simon J Bronner
Replacing many of the east European Jewish delis are Middle Eastern restaurants featuring falafel and hummus dishes and providing social centers ( including sometimes a location for playing cards and toleh, a form of backgammon) as well ...
Dictionary of Jewish Usage (2005)
A Guide to the Use of Jewish Terms by Sol Steinmetz
falafel. An Israeli pita sandwich made with fried ground chick peas, chopped vegetables, mixed spices, and a dressing of humus or tahina. From Hebrew, borrowed from Arabic falqfil, a derivative of filfil, 'pepper.
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At Taste London, Camberwell Church Street, London SE5.
Taste London on the Randomness Guide to London.
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awesome little falafel place on Procuradores, Cusco; they have HUMMUS.
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mmm, mmm good!
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It is a fried ball or patty made from spiced chickpeas and/or fava beans. Originally from Egypt, falafel is a popular form of fast food in the Middle East.
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- Dawn Falafel
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- Zucchini Falafel
And assorted salads
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- Fat Kitty Falafel
SE Division falafel stand. Great falafels, interesting article to see while waiting. Yum.
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- Mondays at Il Forno : Falafel
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- Falafel Supreme
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Scrabble value of F4A1L1A1F4E1L1
The value of this 7-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the second edition of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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