Sunday, May 25, 2008

Zainab's Home Made Zaatar Mix

Recipe by:zainab

Zaatar Seasoning:dry blend of roasted sesame seeds,thyme and sumac,available in Arabic specialty shops.

My Mix:

1 cup dried thyme.
3 tablespoons sumac.
1 teaspoon salt.
1\4 cup roasted sesame seeds.
1\2 teaspoon Lemon salt.


meeso said...

Thanks for sharing this, I love Zaatar mix!

Arabic Bites said...

You're welcome meeso,it's my favorites too.


Vivo said...

I will definitely try this recipe. I always thought it was much more complicated than that to prepare Zaatar. Thank you for sharing your recipes. I love all of them.

Chennette said...

Assalamu 'alaikum - thanks to performing Hajj last year, I finally have sumac and can make my own Zaatar. I have been thinking of a Zaatar flavoured grilled chicken - any suggestions?
(I visit your site regularly, and only wish I had more time to try out the recipes!)
Eid Mubarak!

Arabic Bites said...

Thank you for the comment,I hope you like the recipe when you try it :)

Assalamu 'alaikum,Eid Mubarak to you too.
About using zaatar try this:
1)in addition to zaatar try to add olive oil , minced garlic, white vinegar and lemon juice.
or 2)simply follow this recipe here.
Hope this help.
if you have more questions do not hesitate to ask.

zainab :D

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