Herbs and Spices Perth Australia

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.
Code: CZAATAR400
Quantity: Good Supply
Availability: Always Available
$ 11.70
GST exempt

Usage

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.

Medicinal powers?

Dependent on the individual components

Fun Facts

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.