Many years ago, there was an authentic Yemenite restaurant on Pico Boulevard.
At the Magic Carpet, you could order the crispiest malawach, the freshest salads and the spiciest s’chug.
Recently, we were reminiscing about the delicious Yemenite soup the restaurant served and how it was the thing we craved the most when we were pregnant with our boys. We stared at each other in disbelief when we found out that Magic Carpet was our last stop before going to the hospital to give birth. By the time we had our daughters, the place was gone.
Now we have to make Yemenite soup at home. And our families love it.
Yemen was an important stop along the Silk Road, a trade route that connected the ..