Top 10 Veg Lebanese Food Recipes
Lebanese cuisine, once considered exotic and premium, is now available in plenty and enjoyed by all. Dips and falafel are all-time favourites, enjoyed by people of all nationalities. Garlicky dips, especially the Hummus made with chickpeas, are quite popular, and so are the sumptuous and unique salads and breads. Lebanese cuisine uses a lot of starchy ingredients, veggies, whole grains and fruits, not to forget olive oil and garlic. Lebanese salads also contain ingredients like broken wheat, which makes them sumptuous enough to be a small meal.
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Lebanese cuisine is popular as it can be easily prepared at home. The methods are simple and the ingredients are also commonly available in India, so you don’t have to think twice before picking a Lebanese dish to prepare today. If you have decided that is what you are going to do, then these recipes will give you quite a few interesting choices to pick from. Happy Cooking!
Top 10 Veg Lebanese Food Recipes
As a beginning to a meal, you can try appetizers like easy baba ganoush. It is an incredible dip of roasted brinjals flavoured with garlic and cumin, and perked up with a touch of lemon. It has a nice smoky aroma and addictive flavour that everyone loves. Relish roasted eggplant dip with lavash, pita bread or veg sticks.
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Spicy garlic hummus is a spicy variant of the ever-popular Mediterranean hummus dip spiked up with red chilli paste. Curd gives the Indian style spicy garlic hummus a creamy texture and tangy flavour, which complements the other ingredients beautifully. You can also try other hummus recipes like Spinach Hummus with Cucumber Sticks and Tandoori Hummus.
Spinach Hummus with Cucumber Sticks
Leabanese cuisine makes use of a large assortment of fresh leaves, herbs, vegetables and fruits to make delicious salads. Tabbouleh is a popular Middle Eastern vegetarian recipe, made by tossing together cooked broken wheat and veggies like tomatoes and onions with herbs and lemon juice. A seasoning of freshly ground black pepper enhances the flavours of all the other ingredients making this salad super tasty.
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Hot apple tea is an excellent hot beverage with contrasting sweet and sour flavours. You will surely enjoy this fruit infused cuppa. This hot apple tea has a different taste, which is soothing, exciting as well as refreshing – something that has to be experienced to be understood.
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Pita bread is a famous Lebanese flat bread sold all over the world and we show you the Indian style pita bread recipe. A popular bread from Mediterranean cuisine, pita bread can be had as it is with Hummus or used to make tasty dishes like Falafel.
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Indian style tzatziki dip is super quick and easy to make, if you have guests walking-in this can be made quickly. You can use it to make wraps, salads, sandwiches or have it with pita bread or your favourite veggies.
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Lebanese cuisine has varied dishes to offer, across all the courses of a meal. The Lebanese repertoire also has some traditional desserts like Baklava too!