Preview – Nigel Slater’s Middle East

Nigel Slater

Nigel Slater sets out on an exploration of Middle Eastern food and uncovers some of the oldest and grandest cuisines in the world.

His first stop is Lebanon and Nigel starts his journey in the capital, Beirut, at the end of Ramadan, where he is invited to celebrate Eid with a local family, before travelling south to Nabatieh near Israel and east to the Beqaa Valley close to the Syrian border.

Nigel Slater’s Middle East, Friday, 9 pm – BBC Two

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