Sarah Khanna

Sarah Khanna is the half-Egyptian, half-Indian author behind Buttered-up.com who quit her Cairene career in advertising to become a full time cook, writer and photographer in Kuala Lumpur. She is also a weekly food columnist for the Daily News Egypt where she critiques Arab food culture. Raised as a hotel brat, Sarah has moved frequently but considers Egypt to be her real home. She loves butter and knives and shudders at the sight of canned tuna.

Spiced Banana and Date Bread

You left the bananas sitting for days and they’re way ripe, again. Well, those bananas will thank you once you show them your baking skills with this recipe!

Hot Cinnamon Drumsticks

With plenty of garlic, cinnamon, chili powder, and ginger these drumsticks come with a kick. These tender legs are a great backyard finger food.