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Za'atar 2016

Za'atar

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  • Preparation and cooking time
    • Prep:
    • Cook:
  • Easy
  • makes 8

A fragrant Middle Eastern mix that will instantly add a savoury spice to any dish

  • Gluten-free
  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
Nutrition: per tbsp
NutrientUnit
kcal26
fat2g
saturates0.3g
carbs0.2g
sugars0.1g
fibre1g
protein1g
salt1.24g
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Ingredients

  • 2 tbsp cumin
  • 2 tbsp sesame seeds
  • 2 tbsp dried oregano
  • 2 tbsp sumac

Method

  • STEP 1

    Lightly toast the cumin seeds in a dry pan, just until they start to release their aroma. Grind them to a fine powder using a pestle and mortar then stir in all the other ingredients plus 2 tsp salt and 1 tsp freshly ground black pepper. It is now ready to use in your recipes, but will keep in a clean jar or airtight container for a month.

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