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Middle Eastern Herb & Spice Mixes

baharat  Notes:  This is mixture of ginger, rose buds, and numerous spices.  It's often used to season meats. 

chemen  Shopping hints:  Look for this in Middle Eastern markets.  Substitutes:  Combine fenugreek, garlic, and crushed red pepper.

hawaij = hawaiij   To make your own:  See the recipe for Hawaiij posted on RecipeSource.com.  Substitutes:  Garam Masala  

zahter = zaatar = zatar   Pronunciation:   ZAT-ahr  To make your own:  See the recipe for Zaatar posted on RecipeCottage.com. Substitutes:   Combine hyssop, sumac berries, and roasted sesame seeds OR combine sumac, thyme, marjoram, salt, and sesame seeds


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