Sprinkle with zaatar, salt and pepper to taste. Heat vegetable oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. All Rights Reserved. Non seulement c’est très rapide à faire, mais c’est tellement meilleur pour la santé car au-moins tu sais exactement ce que tu mets dans ton assiette!!! Thank you for your kind comment! Hi Joumana – How delightful! Sprinkle with feta and parmesan cheeses. The order was critical: olive oil 1st, lemon juice, mint, garlic salt and finally pepper. i agree fresh dressings with natural pronoucable ingredients is best! Greek Salad Dressing is bursting with fresh flavor and will upgrade any salad! However, I don’t ever remember her using za’atar. She made pita bread that was sooo good and use egg whites. Bonne soirée. I  moved to  California  in the early eighties  and back then  everybody around me was using bottled salad dressing with names like Ranch, Thousand Islands, French; that  was  bewildering to me; I did not understand why someone would buy a bottle of these rich  concoctions when it was so easy to whip up a salad dressing at home. Either one works!! I am the mother of two grown children and a former school teacher, pastry chef, caterer and translator. Beautiful site! It looks just like hers..but the lemon and garlic is just a little too bitter? stalks), trim and wash Radishes (10), trim and wash Parsley (a sm. I tried I.T with Za’atar and it’s good but not nearly as good as with Sumac. I’ve been craving this salad ever since I had it back in March and finally bought all the ingredients to make it this week! . This easy to make and flavorful Middle Eastern Syrian Salad is dressed with lemon juice, fresh garlic, olive oil and mint. Utensils were nowhere in sight. The raw garlic had a bite- I never thought Id say this, but next time I’d use a little less. I just couldn’t understand why there would be bottled salad dressing! A simple and delicious dressing, perfect for a wonderful salad! This is a great salad but the authentic recipe calls for Sumac not Za’atar. Although I have no proof, I am a firm believer that my Great Aunt Vieve lived a long and healthy life due to the daily consumption of raw garlic. Instead, she would simply use her hands (your greatest tool in the kitchen) to gently toss the salad, being careful not to bruise the lettuce and herbs. That’s a fast, refreshing dressing. I still have people looking at me like I have two heads when they come home and see me whip up a *real* classic french or a moroccan one. Pour the dressing over the potatoes and add salt and pepper to taste. Home » Salad Recipes » Middle Eastern Syrian Salad. I dont make this kind of food nearly enough. I don’t mix it for at least 15 mins. I never realized how much of this food I ate until I moved away and thought “huh, you mean I can’t just get this good food anywhere?”. All Salads Include Syrian … It was very interesting to try. I cannot believe people buy salad dressing. Snip the parsley into small bits. After taboulleh, fattoush is the most well-known salad of Syria, and for many, the sharp flavour of the sumac in the dressing, the crunchiness of the chunky cuts of tomato, cucumber and radish, and the thin baked pieces of bread to soak up the dressing, make it the county’s favourite salad. Using as a Marinade When using the cumin-lime dressing as a marinade, follow the guidelines for marinating fish … Rinse the romaine, tear it into bite-sized pieces, and place it in a salad bowl. Squeeze the juice of one lemon around the bowl, carefully holding your opposite hand underneath to catch the seeds. But the dip is not limited to the vegetarian recipes.The cucumber yogurt salad is also served as a thick sauce with meat dishes and is particularly favored with lamb dishes.Another reason this recipe is a favorite is that it is incredibly simple. SALAD: To prepare salad, combine purslane, parsley, onions, cucumbers, tomatoes and mint in large salad bowl. I combine these oils with the same ingredients you made yours but I also use lots of parsley, basil, roasted pepper, other citrus fruits, different types of vinegar, tarragon, mustard, ginger, tamarind… the list is extensive. There’s an underlying citrus tang to it with a big ka-pow of earthy, lemony cumin. Using, hands, gently toss the salad together. When do you add the dried herbs or do you actually use fresh mint? DIRECTIONS. I am always happy to add knew salad dressings to my collection. YUM! I hope you don’t mind. L’huile d’olive est excellente pour la santé. I called my grandfather Jiddo. 56 secs, that’s less than 1 minute! I am going to look for olive oil from Lebanese olive trees, I am sure they will have it. Syrian Potato Salad with Lemon and Mint is a light and refreshing traditional Middle Eastern side dish dressed with lemon and olive oil then tossed with all spice, fresh mint, and parsley. This flavorful Middle Eastern Syrian Salad is dressed in lemon juice, fresh garlic, olive oil, and mint. This week at the Farmer’s Market I bought the white, spicy radishes but you could add anything you wish – carrots, celery, yellow peppers, red leaf, you name it. The vinaigrette is equally bold — a blend of Dijon mustard, lime juice, olive oil, granulated garlic, cumin, and pomegranate molasses. *applause*, facile et surement délicieuse cette vinaigrette!! These guys here make beautiful olive oil, skip the flavored ones: http://www.stonehouseoliveoil.com/ Easy and delicious! PS: Did you call your grandma Jiddo? I will definitely return to learn how to make Lebanese meals at home – you make it look so easy! California now makes amazing olive oils, there are so many farms growing olive trees all over. Just a few tips as raw garlic is super healthy. I am with Peter on this one. Dress the salad with the dressing and toss lightly. Contains anti-oxidant properties and is a source of seleniumLowers blood pressurePrevents blood clots and thus reduces the risk of strokeReduces the risk of cancer, especially in the digestive systemLowers bad (LDL) cholesterolHelps regulate blood sugar levels. As for za’atar, it varies quite a bit brand to brand so keep experimenting! pieces with salt… Yummmy. This looks lovely, I’m excited to try it with the mint! You timed yourself? I adore extra virgin oil extracted from Arbequina olives, these are from Spain. Khyar bi laban is a vegetarian favorite, often served as a snack or appetizer with bread or fresh vegetable sticks for dipping. Notes. Je trouve que faire ses vinaigrettes maison ne prend pas beaucoup de temps. You have a beautiful site here and I am so excited to find Lebanese recipes! Arrange the other vegetables attractively over the romaine, topping with the feta, parsley, olives, and capers. Oh wow Steve that’s incredible! ), how to make a lebanese salad, lebanese salad, syrian salad, Stuffed Bell Peppers with Lebanese Spices ». Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. I also like to add freshly ground pepper and a little tarragon and/or thyme. Add the garlic, parsley, mint and scallions. It’s a nice addition to the dressing! i love this dressing – every since my first lebanese salad fattousch i use this dressing with dried mint! Really enjoy these recipes! This is the best Greek dressing recipe — it’s so easy to make and includes only a few simple ingredients! I love it. Slowly whisk the olive oil into the lemon juice. :) I hope you get to try other recipes of mine! The recipe calls for blanching the sliced almonds, then toasting them. Learn how your comment data is processed. I can not wait to get my hands on some za’atar! I know they appreciated the time you took. That’s what’s so great about cooking – you can make it your own to suit your own tastebuds. When consuming a rainbow of produce, don’t forget about the allium (or white) family which includes garlic, onions, scallions, etc. It’s whisk. Can I use spearmint instead of mint in the salad? It seems a wire whisk would be sufficient but want to do it ‘right’. Time used is less than what it would take me to find a bottle in the supermarket, throw it in the cart, wait in line at the checkout stand and pay for it. Photography and Content Copyright © Joumana Accad, Taste of Beirut ® 2020  •  Privacy Policy  •  Design by Swank Web Design  •  Powered by WordPress. Popularly served as a main dish in Syria and throughout the Middle East, this simple yet satisfying I hope you love the salad! Whatever you do, don’t forget the raw garlic! Bises Françaises de Vendée 85 lots of time, if I have a big fatty lemon, I peel it before squeezing, then eat the leftover As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. You want to avoid peppermint! I have made this 3 times and it is good..but not like my grandmothers? If that's available to you, add 1 to 2 teaspoons to the dressing. Joumana, Super Cu-ute blog! Bises! To use the cumin-lime dressing on a salad, toss it with the salad greens immediately before serving. I didn’t think the mint added enough to the salad to justify its expense (we’re on a tight budget tho). They find it easier to reach on the market shelf and throw it in the cart. We dont use store bought dressings too. :) I hope you love this! I grew up shadowing my Great Aunt Vieve as she would prepare this delicious, fresh and addictive salad. ), peel and wash Pepper (1 lg. First of all, thank you so much for visiting some of my honourees to day. This is my hubby’s absolute favorite salad dressing. I had a similar salad dressing at the Kabob Grill here and have been making my imitation version ever since. Bon Ap chez Mamounette. Shocker. This is the traditional everyday salad in Syria. peeled cucumber chopped ¼ cup chopped parsley ¼ cup chopped mint or 2 Chopping, mincing, crushing and grating garlic is the perfect way to release the essential oils and increase the flavor profile of any dish. Prepare the following salad ingredients: Tomatoes (3 lg. Hi! Now, thanks to your blog I can make it at home for my family. Taste of Beirut started as a blog in 2009 and its main purpose was to share my beloved Lebanese heritage with the world through recipes, anecdotes, and cultural tidbits. I was going to tell you later today. De la vinaigrette embouteillée au supermarché?!! Erin I totally understand about the fresh mint… we only use it in the summer when it’s growing like a weed in our backyard. If I mix too soon, It’s not the same. Home Lebanese salad dressing. DIRECTIONS In large salad bowl, combine the first 13 ingredients. I was taught to put everything directly on the romaine. This recipe looks delicious! Yum, with garlic lemon and mont, sounds tasty thanks for the recipe. Chez nous c’est pareil, on fait toujours la vinaigrette maison, seule la recette change évidemment (moutarde, vinaigre ou citron, huile d’olive, sel)! Olive oil, fresh lemon juice, dried mint, but I use garlic salt and pepper. Your email address will not be published. We had this for dinner tonight. I never bought a bottle of salad dressing in my life… It can also be referred to as ‘Arabic salad’ or ‘salad’. I enjoy your site a great deal. That makes me so happy!!!! For the most part, these cultures hosted within the Levant – or, as it is called in Arabic, the Mashriq – share a lot of commonalities with one another. I just drool everytime I come to your site. Looks so good. merci du partage jumana! Je viens de découvrir cet article que j’adoooore. So fresh & perfect!! We make it almost every night for dinner. A  lot has changed  in the last thirty years and now the array of salad dressings has multiplied thousand-fold and hardly anybody I know uses strictly Ranch or Thousand Island or the one strangely called French Dressing; or do they? We always used simply olive oil, red wine vinegar, and a bit of dijon mustard. Everything served, including the salad, was very good. A  lot has changed  in the last thirty years and now the array of salad dressings has multiplied thousand-fold and hardly anybody I know uses strictly Ranch or Thousand Island or the one strangely called French Dressing; Here is mine. It sounds so healthy and tastes so yummy! Cut the rest of the vegetables into bite size pieces. . Zoubida. I am excited to try this! This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. That sounds incredible – so glad you enjoyed it! It has a nutty, fruity, sweet taste with a touch of bitterness, with a wonderful aroma. Elles n’ont tellement pas de goût les vinaigrettes industrielles, beurk! I have made something like this before. I am Joumana Accad and was born and raised in Beirut. March 24, 2010 • Category: Condiments I moved to California in the early eighties and back then everybody around me was using bottled salad dressing with names like Ranch, Thousand Islands, French; that was bewildering to me; I did not understand why someone would buy a bottle of these rich concoctions when it was so easy to whip up a salad dressing … Combine the salad dressing ingredients. Gently toss salad with dressing until ingredients are well coated. Thanks for your lovely comment. I wonder if you mean ‘whisk’… whipping would require using a blender or hand mixer (electric). This is the time for Hoummayda…..if you ever used it in salad dressing. Dried mint works really well during the non-growing season! I make my own salad dressing and yes, that was bewildering to me too when I discovered the great success of industrially made ones here in Qubec 15 years ago. Tomato, cucumber, green pepper and lemon all make for a crunchy and refreshing salad in those hot summer days. The use of shrimp, chickpeas and mint – 3 of my favorite things in the world in beautiful harmony! plum tomatoes, seeded and chopped 1/2 pound fresh mozzarella, cubed 2/3 cup chopped red onion 1 jar (7-1/2 ounces) marinated quartered artichoke hearts, drained 1/2 cup canned garbanzo beans What to do mean by ‘whip the mixture’? What great timing that this was just reposted! Enjoy this crunchy salad as a side dish, or add your favorite beans, lentils, or whole grains for a healthy full meal. Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Keeps a week in refrigerator. If you do it that way it literally will melt into the vinaigrette. Dressing: As the potatoes boil, whisk together the dressing and set aside. It is  used  oneverything, cold and warm salads alike. This is very good! For my green salad I usually mix 1 part cider vinegar to two parts olive oil, then add some mustard, honey, salt pepper and sugar . As for the garlic- did you grate it with a microplane? And, I am glad you found I was honouring you. To use it on steamed vegetables, drizzle it over the top. Once cool enough to handle dice the potatoes and place in medium mixing bowl. That’s definitely an addition I’ve added because it has sumac in it and I love the flavor. 56 secs – that’s like the gold medal for salad dressing. Finally, add the pita chips, and more sumac if you like, and toss one more time. Even if I want to try the American flavours, I search for a good recipe and do it from scratch.. still prefer our salad dressing for the heavy mayo and all that fat…. Nope – sometimes I use it sometimes I dont! Considering the theme of The Lemon Bowl, it is probably no surprise that my favorite and the most common salad contains all of my favorite ingredients: lemon juice, garlic, and olive oil. This is, of course, the basis of a Syrian (or Lebanese) salad. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Place pita pieces into the skillet without … Notify me via e-mail if anyone answers my comment. So glad to have found your page. It takes, Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window), Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window), Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window), Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window), Photography and Content Copyright © Joumana Accad, Taste of Beirut ® 2020. Italian Shrimp Salad with Fresh Vegetables. I always make my own cos it’s so easy and tastes way, way better. They put corn in their green salad and I like that. I’ve never whisked it because I’ve never measured. (Combining them while the potatoes are still warm will make the tastiest salad. Required fields are marked *. Not to brag, but I may or may not have written a research paper about the health benefits of garlic for my International Cuisine elective at Boston University. Thank you! These types of homemade acid, oil, and garlic dressings are the overall best dressings for both health and versatility in cooking, I think!?!?? I’m delighted to have a “real” recipe for it. I packed this salad for lunch this week and my bestie at work loved it so much that I shared the recipe with her. I sometimes like to switch up the lemon juice for different kinds of vinegar (apple cider is a favorite), but lemon juice is his all-time favorite! My spice shop had the spice spelled Zahtar for some reason and again I was interested to try it but not sure this is the fattoush flavor profile I’ve enjoyed in the many Mediterranean restaurants here (we have a large Lebanese population here). Syrian Salad Dressing. I actually grew up in the era of bottled salad dressing, but it was banned in our house since my mom hopped on the anti-corn-syrup wagon early. It must be. Thanks for such a delicious and healthy recipe. Can you believe some will still not make their own dressing? Time used is less than what it would take me to find a bottle in the supermarket, throw it in the cart, wait in line at the checkout stand and pay for it. Grate garlic directly over the salad using a microplane. Yes spearmint is the right mint! So glad tho to have learned about grating garlic- never tried that! I have bought olive oils from olive varieties from Spain, Portugal, Italy and Greece. De plus, avec les herbes aromatiques du jardin on peut varier à l’infini pour le goût. My grandparents came over from Lebanon and I watched my Sitto makes this many times. Garden Salad With Feta Cheese, Kalamata Olives and Banana Peppers All Salads Include Syrian Bread $9.00 GRILLED CHICKEN. Heguiberto, this is my kind of salad dressing..simple and healthy, I love the addition of garlic and mint..thanks for sharing : ). It is just simply a lack of knowledge. Your dressing looks very similar to what we make, except we often use cider or wine vinegar instead of lemon juice. Then, I have to leave it alone to marinate. We love your blog! Directions: Rinse the romaine, tear it into bite-sized pieces, and place it in a salad bowl. Buy salad dressing? I’ll keep looking for another fattoush recipe. Delish! Thank you for sharing this, I love mint.. how fun it will be to try! My husband doesn’t eat cucumbers or tomatoes so our typical salad will also include red peppers and radishes. Glad you found a way to make it your own! Check out more Lebanese recipes on my Pinterest board! The Lemon Bowl® is a registered trademark of Liz Della Croce LLC. DRESSING: To prepare dressing, whisk together oil, lemon juice, garlic and sumac in separate bowl. I always assumed that everyone made their own salad dressing. Combine the salad dressing … Dressing the salad directly on the greens, I sat in awe as she seasoned, tested and adjusted. I had never had the bottled stuff until I got married, although I’ve been weaning my husband off ranch and thousand island with good results. very quick salad dressing, so easy and so nice too. Ingredients: ½ teaspoon or less of garlic powder; Pinch of salt; Juice of a half a lemon (or 1 Tablespoon lemon juice) About 3 Tablespoons good olive oil; Directions: Put the ingredients in a bowl and mix them up. Season to taste with salt and black and hot red peppers. Meanwhile, bring a small pot of water to boil and cook diced carrots and potatoes for 15 minutes or … ), wash Cucumber (1 lg. Here is mine. Toss with the salad. … This is my favorite brand: http://amzn.to/1Rg5ca8. Transfer to small serving bowls or plates. ), core and wash Celery (2 lg. :). Thanks for sharing! It’s a 5 star recipe with Sumac but a 4 star with Za’ata. Drizzle olive oil around the edge of the salad (this will help ensure the salad is dressed evenly as you toss.). No way The only flavour it has is whatever it manages to leach out of the plastic bottle it’s in. All Salads Include Syrian Bread $8.00 GREEK. I wonder if she used garlic powder instead of fresh or perhaps citric acid instead of fresh lemon juice? But I was VERY surprised to see an array of various salad dressing bottles arranged on the dining room table at a recent dinner party. I love raw garlic on my salads with lemon & olive oil just like this!! I am in charge of an annual banquet at church that features food from around the world and this fit perfectly with the theme. , Ahhh, I see a whisk in the photos now. I eat salads year round, but they’re so much more enjoyable when the weather is warm out. I’ll try yours at lunch… It’ll sure make our salad sing! I’m so glad your church enjoyed this salad! Arrange the other vegetables attractively over the romaine, topping with the feta, parsley, olives, and capers. Fresh and crisp bok choy salad with pear, carrot, red onion, and almonds, paired with a zesty and bold ginger-turmeric dressing. All salads include choice of dressing and Syrian bread GARDEN. I added some roasted chickpeas to mine, and served with toasted whole wheat pitas for a great vegetarian dinner. ). SYRIAN SALAD : Bunch broccoli (cut up) Carrots (sliced) Cauliflower Ripe olives Onions Cherry tomatoes Sliced mushrooms Water chestnuts (sliced) 1 bottle Italian dressing (or low calorie) Marinate at least overnight. 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