For Christmas this past year, my mom got a DNA test from MyHeritage DNA. I think most people are either quite firm in what they believe their ethnicity to be or they simply don’t care. However, simply the possibility of discovering some unknown, secret part of one’s background is intriguing enough to urge one to swab one’s mouth and send it off to a lab for $99. So it was our turn. It was our time to uncover the cultural secrets of our DNA.
I’ve kind of shied away from talking about my Egyptian background on this blog for some reason. I’ve made small references to it every now and then (like here and here), but I’ve never made a post explicitly about Egyptian culture – until now. So, without further ado, here are 13 Egyptian foods you need to try.