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1 cup of Brown Onion (chopped)
1 Beans (cut in half, ends off)
1 kg of Lamb Cutlets
250g of Tomato Paste
2 tablespoons of Salt
1 teaspoon of Pepper

3 tablespoons of Butter
1 bundle of Vermicelli
1.5 cups of Rice


1) Put onions, beans, lamb, tomato paste, salt and pepper in a large pot
2) Pour enough water to cover ingredients (1 cm above)
3) Bring to the boil
4) Simmer for 1 hour (stir every now and again!)

1) Melt butter in a saucepan
2) Add crushed vermicelli
3) Stir until golden
4) Add rice and stir - let it heat through
5) Add water (1 cm above the rice)
6) Bring to boil
7) Simmer (very, very low heat!) for 20 minutes.

Serve Bamia with Rice, yum!


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Marie was born in Cairo, Egypt. When she was four years old her family migrated to Perth Western Australia, on the Australia ship arriving at the Port of Fremantle.

She has memories of dining by the Nile River and seeing the Pyramids of Giza only 30 minutes away from the city...
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