G: Grilled Chicken

G is for Grilled Chicken

Grilled chicken, or firaakh mashwi, is a popular meal in Egypt. You can order one from street vendors and take it home to eat. Or find a seat at a restaurant, like Andrea’s – where this photo was taken, to enjoy this tasty dish. It’s usually served with bread, salad, and tahina. Andrea’s makes an excellent choice of restaurants if you have visitors to Cairo. Read more about this famous Cairo restaurant here.