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From Market to Plate: Discovering Authentic Moroccan Cuisine

The Vibrant Food Scene of Marrakech

Step into Marrakech, where every corner whispers tales of culinary enchantment. Explore the aromatic spices of Chicken Tajine in picturesque restaurants, or indulge in the vibrant marketplace, where dried fruits and nuts dance with your taste buds. From refined palates to seekers of simple pleasures, Marrakech unveils a treasure trove of flavours. Every bite tells a story of Morocco's rich culinary heritage. Among its food scene treasures lies the iconic tajine, where tender meats simmer in flavours of olives and lemon in earthenware pots. Then there's couscous, the national pride, crafted from ground wheat semolina. The sweet Pastilla joins this gastronomic journey, each a testament to Marrakech's culinary prowess.

No ode to Marrakech's culinary allure is complete without a nod to its legendary souks. In Jemaa el-Fnaa's bustling square, a sensory symphony unfolds, where food stalls entice with grilled meats, dried fruits, and iconic Moroccan spices. Moroccan spices are the alchemy behind the city’s culinary magic. Ras El Hanout, a blend of 35 spices imbues meats and stews with the classic Moroccan punch. Then there's saffron, lending its floral sweetness to tajines and teas. Paprika, turmeric, ginger, and other spices add unique flourishes to Marrakech's culinary canvas.

The Angsana Heritage Collection Marrakech Riads: A Cultural Odyssey

The Angsana Heritage Collection, Marrakech Riads will allow you to experience all these gastronomic wonders. Nestled within the bustling heart of the Medina, this heritage accommodation transcends the ordinary hotel experience. It beckons with traditional architecture and a Marrakech restaurant that serves delectable Moroccan food. You’ll live and breathe Marrakech in the serene courtyards of its six riads with the sky as your ceiling. Just steps away from the lively Jemaa el-Fnaa, this sanctuary is a tranquil oasis amidst the city's vibrant pulse. It's not merely an accommodation; it's a cultural odyssey.


Si Said Restaurant: A Journey Through Authentic Moroccan Food

A standout in this cultural expedition is its restaurant Si Said, one of the best in Marrakech. Immerse yourself in a culinary voyage of Marrakech delicacies in the restaurant's central courtyard. Si Said takes all the treasures of the Marrakech food scene and delivers them right to your plate; everything from exotic spices in the souks to renowned dishes prepared authentically and served with love. Everything is arranged with fresh ingredients from local farms and cooperatives.

Whether it's breakfast, lunch, or dinner, Si Said caters to all cravings. Expect a fusion of tradition and innovation as Si Said reinvents classic Moroccan cuisine with a modern flair, promising an unforgettable dining experience. Begin your culinary journey with Harira Marrakchia, a soul-warming soup enriched with succulent dates from Draa. For a tantalising twist on tradition, savour Tagines de poisson Mogador, a sumptuous Fish Mogador Tagine infused with the chef's special sauce. No visit to Si Said is complete without sampling Couscous Morocain, elevated to new heights with tender chunks of meat, a vibrant medley of vegetables, and a drizzle of the chef's special sauce.

Si Said Restaurant

A Culinary Expedition in The Medina

Marrakech Riads also presents a bespoke culinary tour, inviting you to unravel the essence of Moroccan gastronomic culture in a private gourmet expedition. Escape into Marrakech's culinary wonderland at Angsana Heritage Collection, where each stay is a whimsical journey through the city's vibrant culinary tapestry. Immerse yourself in the local flavours and traditions of Marrakech, from the innovative dishes at Si Said restaurant to the culinary expedition in the streets of the Medina.


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