Rita Maalouf, right, works on preparing a beef shawarma with her husband Abdul Maalouf during lunch at the Maalouf's Taste of Lebanon restaurant in 2012.
Rita Maalouf, right, works on preparing a beef shawarma with her husband Abdul Maalouf during lunch at the Maalouf's Taste of Lebanon restaurant in 2012. Renee C. Byer Bee file
Rita Maalouf, right, works on preparing a beef shawarma with her husband Abdul Maalouf during lunch at the Maalouf's Taste of Lebanon restaurant in 2012. Renee C. Byer Bee file