Middle Eastern Cooking HOSF 9460

The Middle East is renowned for a rich, extended culinary tradition and history. Various cultures have influenced culinary traditions in the region throughout history, which has resulted in many unique techniques and colourful, aromatic dishes with diverse flavours. Our Middle Eastern Cooking course teaches you dishes from this incredible culinary heritage using such distinctive ingredients as olives, olive oil, saffron, nuts, grains, cheese, dates, herbs and spice blends. Learn such recipes as za'atar, tabbouleh, falafel, shish taouk, baba ghanoush, pita, baklava, mint tea and more.


Course Essentials:

You must bring your full George Brown chef uniform, black safety shoes (non-slip and steel toe) and tools to the first class.


You must have completed our HOSF 9088 Culinary Arts 1 course or our HOSF 9473 Culinary Arts 1 (Distance Learning) course. (An approved equivalent is also acceptable.)

Hours and Fees




(includes food used in class)

Contact Information

Course Sections

There are no classes currently scheduled for this course; however, check back often to see if we have developed additional schedules for fall and winter (through to April). If you would like to receive an email notification when the spring/summer term (May to August) is released, complete our sign-up form.

Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.