Pilaf, Biryani, Couscous
& Other Grain Dishes
Once the Companions prepared some food, and each one brought a dish to share.
One said,
"The meat is from me."
Another said,
"The trimmings are from me."
Footed bowl with cover, Syria, 13th century. Click for larger image.
Each one spoke up in this manner,
then the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said,
"The rice is from me."