The mix of spices known as Za’atar contains herbs and seasonings that can add a wealth of taste to your cuisine and at the same time unleash powerful nutrients in your system to enhance your health. This spice mix became incredibly popular in the Middle East because of its culinary and health benefits. Soon it spread to other parts of the world as well.
Let us now talk about the strong points that make it an essential item in your daily diet.
The Main Ingredients of Za’atar:
Zaatar is an ancient heritage having biblical references as well. There are many spices that are used as a mainstay in the Za’atar spice blend. They include:
Wild thyme herb that is native to the Middle East.
Sumac powder for lemony flavour.
Sesame seeds for nutty and crunchy flavour.
Sea salt to taste.