Fatush Homestyle Bread Salad

Egyptian Food and Recipes



* 1 loaf crisp local bread

* 3 tomatoes, chopped very small

* 5-6 cucumbers, chopped very small

* 1 onion, grated

* 2-3 garlic cloves, crushed

* 1 lettuce heart, shredded

* a few fresh mint leaves

* 2 tablespoons lemon juice

* 1 tablespoon sumac

* 2 tablespoons oil

* salt


Cut up the bread into small pieces 1-1 1/2 inches square, sprinkle with cold water, and place in a salad bowl. Pile all the vegetables and the mint leaves over the bread. Mix lemon juice, sumac, salt and oil. Pour over fatush and toss.


Last Updated: June 7th, 2011



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