Baked feta and stewed grapes in a filo pastry pot

Sumac recipes

12 Recipes

Add a Middle Eastern twist to your cooking with a touch of sumac. This tangy spice brings a beautiful citrus flavour to dishes from salads and potato wedges to roast chicken. 

Baked feta with sumac & grapes


(7 ratings)

A modern dinner party starter that’s great for a budget - salty feta, sweet grapes, tangy sumac and aniseed dill create contrasting yet complementary flavours...
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Chicken fattoush


(8 ratings)

This healthy Middle Eastern salad topped with sumac-sprinkled pitta bread is a quick and easy lunch or supper
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Sumac-spiced lamb pides


(3 ratings)

These boat-shaped Turkish pizzas are made with homemade dough and topped with spicy minced lamb and feta cheese
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • More effort

Labneh, radishes & sumac toast


(0 ratings)

Give your toast a twist by topping with radish, sumac and the Middle Eastern soft cheese, labneh. For a sweet treat, swap the radish for fresh figs and drizzle with honey
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Jacket potato with whipped feta & sumac


(19 ratings)

The perfect budget-friendly, filling supper for one. The fragrant, zesty flavour of sumac is a refreshing contrast to the creamy whipped feta
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Tarator-style salmon


(11 ratings)

Salmon fillets are topped with walnuts, parsley, sumac onion and hummus in this Middle Eastern inspired fish dish
  • 25 mins
  • Easy



(6 ratings)

This classic Middle Eastern salad makes a crunchy light side dish or lunchbox filler- it's sprinkled with sumac, mint and parsley
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Moroccan roast chicken with apricots


(4 ratings)

Come rain or shine, serve up this sumac-marinated spatchcocked bird, that can be barbecued or oven cooked, with a sweet, fruity accompaniment
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy

Spiced sweet potato wedges


(6 ratings)

Toss sweet potato in cumin, chilli and sumac, then oven bake with lemon and garlic for chunky chips which are crispy yet fluffy
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Chicken wings with chilli & date caramel


(2 ratings)

Sweet, sticky chicken wings, spiced with sumac and sprinkled with toasted sesame seeds. They're simple to prepare and sure to be snapped up immediately...
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
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