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Thor Hyerdahl and a Day with the Bedouin

Saturday August 6th, 2022
Citrus Heights, California

Come join Danegeld Tor for a day of games and classes and an Arabic Feast.
Come feast with us under a Beduoin tent. Games and classes to be announced.

No entrance fee for event. Feast fee is 20 dollars a head. Off board seating will be available. Only 40 feast tickets are availalble. Reservations can be made through the event steward.

Money collected at door.

Event Steward: Rhys Baird (Clifton Muller) — E-mail:

Tenative menu by
Tellina di Giuseppe da Fiesole

(items could change with availability)

Marinated Olives with Thyme [S] (V, GF, DF)
Puree of Chickpeas with Cinnamon and Ginger [K] (V, GF, DF)
Puree of Eggplant with Yogurt [K] (V, GF)
Carrot and Leeks with Sesame Paste [K] (V, GF, DF)
Shiraz (fresh salted cheese) [S] (V, GF)
Bread and cucumbers for dipping
Fried Meatballs (lamb meatballs) [K] (GF, DF)
Tabahaja (Beef with Pistachios) [K] (GF, DF)
Grilled Chicken with sibagh for Alexandrian Sauce [K] (GF,DF)
Rice (V, GF, DF)
Cheese and Egg Cake [R] (V, GF)
Chickpeas in the style of Marwaziyya with cherries* [K] (V, GF, DF)
Vegetarian Mulukhiyya (Spinach** with onion and spices) [K] (V, GF, DF)
Eggplant fried in the Indian Style [W] (V, GF, DF)
Rice (V, GF, DF)
Honeyed dates stuffed with almonds (V, GF, DF)
Tea with mint and sugar (V, GF, DF)

Allergen warning: Unfortunately for safety reasons, this feast is not appropriate for anyone with nut or seed allergies. I apologize, but do not feel that those items can safely be avoided in this menu.

Please note items are marked with V (vegetation), GF (gluten free), DF (dairy free) however cross contamination is always possible. If you need to adhere to any of these specific diets, please make it known to the feast cook at the event. If you have other allergies or questions about ingredients, please contact the feast cook prior to the event ( to see if they can be safely accommodated.

*This is a vegetarian interpretation of a recipe that is noted as appearing without meat in other texts
**Traditionally made with Mulukhiyya also known as Jute also known as Egyptian spinach, substituted with spinach due to availability

Site Information: 
Start Time: 
9 am
Site Fee: 
No site fee
Feast Fee: 
$20.00. Only 40 feast tickets are availalble

From Highway 80 exit Antelope Road.  Turn east on Antelope to Sunrise Blvd.  Turn North on Sunrise Blvd.  Turn right on Stanford Ave.  Road ends at Wonder street.  Park will be direcly in front of you.