Cook with Aqabawis



Join the Aqabawi women at Dar Ne'meh as they lead you through the traditional preparation of beloved Jordanian dishes.

Gather around the cooking area as friendly locals share their time-honoured techniques for creating Maqlobeh, renowned for its layers of aromatic rice, tender chicken, and caramelised vegetables. Learn about the significance of each ingredient and the cultural context behind this cherished Palestinian recipe.

As you chop, stir, and simmer alongside the Aqabawi women, you'll master the art of Jordanian cooking and forge meaningful connections. Embrace the warmth of their hospitality and the joy of communal cooking as you work together to create a delicious feast.

Afterward, sit down to enjoy the fruits of your labour with your newfound friends. With each bite of Maqlobeh, savour the rich flavours of local cuisine and the spirit of unity that binds communities together.

Today, Dar Ne'meh serves as a vital hub for Jordanian women entrepreneurs, embodying their resilience, creativity, and drive for success. It stands as a beacon of hope for a brighter, more inclusive future, where women thrive and communities prosper.

1-2 Hours
Group Size
Family Friendly

Hosted by

Princess Taghrid Institute

Princess Taghrid Institute

The Princess Taghrid Institute For Development And Training (PTI) was founded with a noble purpose: to empower and rehabilitate orphaned and abandoned girls who have reached the age of 18. These young women often face discrimination, labeling, and rejection when reintegrated into the local community. PTI stands as a beacon of hope and support for them, providing essential resources, education, and training to help them thrive.