Za’atar Spice Blend Recipe

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Brent Published: November 24, 2020 Modified: October 1, 2021
Za’atar Spice Blend Recipe

How To Make Za’atar Spice Blend

It’s nice to have a za’tar spice blend in your pantry as it adds extra flavors to many dishes. This blend has earthy, herbal, savory, and tangy flavors.

Preparation: 3 minutes
Cooking: 5 minutes
Total: 8 minutes

Serves:

Ingredients

  • 2tbspdried oreganopreferably Greek or Turkish
  • 2tbspsumac
  • 2tbspSesame seeds
  • 1tbspdried marjoramor additional oregano
  • 1tbspdried thyme
  • 1tspfine sea salt

Instructions

  1. Simply combine all of the ingredients in a bowl or jar, and stir to combine.

  2. For enhanced flavor, warm the spices together in a medium skillet over medium heat, until fragrant and the sesame seeds are starting to turn golden. Remove from the heat and transfer to a bowl to cool. (Skip this step if you will be baking your za’atar on pita bread, which essentially does the same thing.)

  3. Store za’atar in an air-tight container at room temperature for up to 1 month.

Nutrition

  • Calories: 329.61kcal
  • Fat: 22.70g
  • Saturated Fat: 3.55g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 7.48g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 9.99g
  • Carbohydrates: 34.23g
  • Fiber: 18.48g
  • Sugar: 3.02g
  • Protein: 10.93g
  • Sodium: 181.39mg
  • Calcium: 743.84mg
  • Potassium: 842.39mg
  • Iron: 20.80mg
  • Vitamin A: 475.33µg
  • Vitamin C: 20.92mg
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