Za'atar Seasoning Canister 400g
|This seasoning embodies eastern Mediterranean cooking. This intensely aromatic and ancient spice blend is used to flavour everything from grilled meats to freshly baked bread.|
Generally used to add flavour to foods. It is an all purpose seasoning. It is made with sesame seeds, sumac, cumin, pepper, salt and a blend of herbs including thyme. It has a balance of citrus, woodsy and earthy notes.
The Arabic word Za'atar means thyme.
Often used to flavour breads and bread rolls.
Dependent on the individual components
The original recipes for Za'atar was such a closely guarded secret that some mothers wouldn't even share it with their daughters.
In Palestine the use and inclusion of Za'atar is seen as a symbolic Palestinian tradition.
Country of Origin.
Culpepers blend their own Za'atar using local and imported ingredients.