Kushari
Egyptian Kushari

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Kushari is the fast food alternative, taking only minutes to serve. It consists of a combination of macaroni, short noodles and rice, served in a small or large bowl with crispy fried onions, chick peas, black lentils and a tomato based sauce. Chilli and lemon juice are added to your own taste.

There can be varieties with tuna and chicken - absolutely delicious. Kushari is enjoyed especially during meatless days. Colourful carts pulled by the sellers of Kushari are found in the heavily populated residential areas of Cairo.

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