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Fattoush Salad

This dish was inspired Israeli Chef Nir Margalith. It is delicious, healthy and an impressive looking salad for entertaining which can be served year round.

(Serves 4-6)


1 bag of arugula
1-2 lemons
15 cherry tomatoes, sliced in half
1 cucumber or 2 -3 Persian cucumbers
½ pound Feta cheese, crumbled
½ purple onion, thinly slices and chopped
5 Tablespoons The Spice Way House Blend Olive Oil
2 pita breads
2 Tablespoons The Spice Way Sumac
½ teaspoon The Spice Way Dead Sea Salt
½ teaspoon The Spice Way Za’atar

Instructions for Pita Chips:

  1. Cut pita bread into medium size cubes.

  2. In a bowl, mix the cubed pita with approx. 2 tbsp. olive oil, za’atar and sumac so they are coated with the olive oil spice blend.

  3. Place on a pan, spread out evenly for cooking and place in the oven for 10 - 20 minutes at 400 degrees. (Save a pinch of sumac and za’atar for tossing directly into salad).

  4. Cook until dried up and toasty brown. Toss into salad when ready to serve.

Instructions for Fattoush Salad:

  1. Place arugula in large bowl.

  2. Cut tomatoes in half and to salad.

  3. Peel Cucumber and chop.

  4. Cut onions in thin slices. If you have a mandolin, recommended and add to salad.

  5. Squeeze 1 lemon with 4 tablespoons olive oil and add salt.

  6. Add matzah croutons and feta cheese.

  7. Toss all together. Place rolled eggplants on top and serve.

Bon appétit!

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