Dubai's Humble Food That Few Know

Amna Al Hashemi is the first female chef in the UAE to own her own restaurant – and she’s shaking things up in the glitzy capital by rooting her cuisine in traditional flavours.

Amna Al Hashemi doesn’t like being referred to as the first female Emirati “chef patron”, a title bestowed on her by Dubai’s culinary community in recognition of her being the UAE’s first female chef to open her own restaurant.