Let me please start by thanking the managing team at The Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding - SMCCU (non profit organization) for their vision, mission and efforts to reach out to Dubai Social Club members with a great and special offer for a Cultural Dinner, Tour and a Mosque Visit at Bastakiya next to the Ruler's Court.
The details of the booking are as follows:
Event: Cultural Dinner & Mosque Visit
Date: Saturday 12/01/2013
Duration: 2.00 - 2.30 hours
Number of attendants : 20 people
Total rate per member: 110 AED
Cultural Dinner & Mosque Visit:
You will have a tour of the Bastakiya Mosque where your guide will give a small presentation offering an insight into the role of the Mosque and its significance to the Emirati people, you are encouraged to ask any questions you might have; relating to Emirati religion, culture and traditions, because of SMCCU's "Freedom to Ask" policy no question is off limits!
You will then have the opportunity to experience traditional homemade Emirati food in the ambiance of the SMCCU's courtyard, whilst being treated to a cultural presentation by an Emirati host.
Dinner Food Menu
Chicken Makhboos rice and chicken cooked slowly together with black
pepper, saffron, nutmeg, cumin and onion
Fish Makhboos Local UAE fish flaked into spiced rice and onions
Lamb Fareed lamb and vegetables cooked in stock until tender, with thin
Arabic bread mixed into the broth
Mathrouba boneless chicken with lentils, vegetables, parsley and spices
cooked until the form of paste
Aysh white rice
Muhammer sweet rice
Safi lightly spiced grilled fish
Supreme plain grilled fish
Arabic coffee lightly roasted coffee infused with cardamom and sometimes
Arabic Tea black tea usually taken with sugar
Dried & fresh Dates
Please note that there is limited parking!!
Please sign up today and book your place for this great and unique experience. Also please feel free to invite your friends and co workers.
For any further details, feel free to contact me.
See you there!