Blogger and chef Shogun Hendawy: Cooking made women top the lists of the best and strongest

A new blog, the difference of which lies in the youthful spirit that fills his Instagram page, adorns him with the colors of fresh vegetables and fruits, through short educational videos and rich recipes that have his presence on the tables of young people, whose participation. appears, adding fun to the atmosphere of the site, which bears the name of the blog Shogun Hindawi.From Egypt, we met her in lines where she shows her delicacy, related to the fun nature of her dishes.

A 23-year-old media graduate, university assistant, blogger and talented food guru, what is the secret of this passion?

I grew up in a home that values ​​and respects delicious food

All because I grew up in a home that nurtured and respected delicious food; That’s why I always prefer home-cooked foods; Because he always cooked with love.
I always remember never getting bored of spending hours in the kitchen watching my mom cook. My family has been very supportive of my passion; My sister gave me my first cookbook when I was 6 years old.

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What was the first recipe you made? How can you classify your dishes?

Dip cashews. It tasted very bad, but I was proud I had made it myself.

I like to prepare recipes from all over the world and learn about new cultures. I can classify my cooking as “international cuisine”, adding my personal touch. I never like to copy a recipe.

Can you tell us a story in which you prepared food for your friends?

It’s worth watching them eat happily

Once I prepared dinner at a friend’s house and filled the Azouma table with all my special dishes and I remember that I did not sleep for two days to prepare it, that day I was very tired and could not afford to I enjoyed the company of my friends for dinner, but seeing them eating happily proved that all this effort was worth it.

Most young people follow diets just because they have become a trend

You are a university assistant, do you listen to student comments?

I always appreciate these students who turn into friends, always support me with their comments, whatever it is, and I love them for that.

Have you prepared recipes for young teens? What do you think about their food choices these days?

I have not had the opportunity to cook for teens, but I usually get very good reviews from them on my site and I am very happy that some of the guys have started trying different cuisines and are becoming smarter and more educated about the choices. their food.
Unfortunately, most of them follow diets simply because they have become trendy and popular in recent years and not because they actually work for them.

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The cost of love is 13 kg extra

The cost of love is 13 kg extra

Are there any funny incidents related to the preparation of a dish?

I was making gravy with my sister, we thought it would not be difficult? Rather, it was tricky and the result was unfortunate, as we came up with a tasteless sauce; But full of salt.
After several hours of re-experiencing, we finally came up with a good half plate to celebrate my brother’s birthday. The most important thing is that this failure created hours of laughter and left us with a sweet memory.

Honestly, a young man approaches you because he prepares the most beautiful recipes?

He is a person in particular who I think has not approached me because of my special food, but his closeness and love for me has cost him an extra 13 kg.

Salt and pepper are enough to prepare a meal

Salt and pepper are enough to prepare a meal

What is the biggest party you have ever prepared? Have you been involved in charity work?

The biggest meal I prepared for about 100 people (with the help of my mother of course) was for my beloved granddaughter, Akika. I also participated in charity at school and always try to use my passion for cooking to help others.

Who do you follow as a chef? Or from the pages of other bloggers?

I follow a lot, but Chief Mai Yacoubi is closest to me, I consider him my idol.

What mistakes do young women make when entering the kitchen?

The most common mistake is that they confuse themselves by making complicated dishes or adding too many ingredients … As my mother always says, salt and pepper are enough to make a delicious meal. My advice to any girl who wants to cook a dish: relax, start experimenting with simpler dishes and follow the recipe exactly.
It is an opportunity to wish all the girls for International Women’s Day, they are the women of the future and I want to draw their attention to the fact that cooking is not a traditional process to which women have been forced, as in the past. cooking made women top the lists of the best and strongest in the world.

What are your other hobbies and ambitions for the future?

I like to read and my dream is to have an international, modern and different restaurant.

Shogun Recipe
Chicken tagine with mushrooms and cheese

Chicken tagine with mushrooms and cheese

The recipe is enough for 4 people


1/2 kilogram chicken breast cut in half
Small onion, cut into slices + 2 cloves of garlic
box of mushrooms
2 tablespoons butter + 1 tablespoon olive oil
A spoonful of flour + a cup of mozzarella cheese
cup of chicken broth
1 teaspoon fresh thyme
For the dress:
small onion juice
1/2 lemon
1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
salt + pepper “to taste”

How to prepare:

1 – Marinate the chicken with onion juice, lemon, garlic powder, salt and pepper, for at least 30 minutes or overnight.
2 – In a pan fry the chicken in olive oil and a tablespoon of butter on both sides, then remove and add the remaining butter.
3 – Fry the onions with a little salt until golden brown, add the mushrooms, thyme and garlic and mix.
4 – add flour and cook; Until it disappears, add the chicken broth, stir until it boils and remove from the heat.
5- Put half of the onions and mushrooms in a casserole and place the chicken breasts on top.
6- Add the mozzarella cheese, the rest of the mushrooms and onions and place them in the oven at 180 degrees for 10-15 minutes or until the chicken is cooked and the cheese is melted.
7- Serve with rice or mashed potatoes.

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