Upside-Down Rice with Cauliflower, Eggplant, and Lamb (Maqloubeh)

Upside-Down Rice with Cauliflower, Eggplant, and Lamb (Maqloubeh)

Upside-Down Rice with Cauliflower, Eggplant, and Lamb (Maqloubeh)

The name of this dish, Arabic for "upside down," aptly describes the layered one-pot meal of spiced lamb, rice, and vegetables that is inverted before serving.Ariana Lindquist

The name of this dish, Arabic for "upside down," aptly describes the layered one-pot meal of spiced lamb, rice, and vegetables that is inverted before serving. It first appeared in our December 2013 issue along with Nancy Harmon Jenkins' article Heart of Palestine.