Za’atar is a popular and versatile Middle eastern spice blend of thyme, sesame seeds and sumac with a little salt and often with oregano and marjoram added. It has some truly impressive health benefits such as
helping to boost the immune system, improve skin health, build strong bones, increase circulation, soothe inflammation, boost energy and
improve one’s mood!
Traditionally baked on flat (pitta) bread or used as a dip with olive oil. We like to open the pitta bread pockets here in Cyprus and sprinkle a layer of Za’atar over each slice followed by a drizzle of olive oil and then grill it, especially if the BBQ is fired up. The same method works great on toasted village bread... again we like to put a poached egg on top for
If you have guests try making a Za’atar dip with olive oil and add a teaspoon of Spice&Easy Harissa Blend for that extra kick!
Za’atar is also perfect on roast potatoes cooked Cypriot style with water, lemon and olive oil.... versatility that is only limited by your own imagination.... go ahead and try this healthy option and live life with a little
Za'atar Blend 60g
Hand blended oregano, thyme, sesame seeds and sumac with a little salt
No additives / preservatives / anti-caking agents
- 60g recyclable glass jar
ALLERGY WARNING: contains nuts and seeds
Refrigerate after opening
Storage: Store in cool dry place away from sunlight