Saniyit Kufta / Baked Minced Beef

Egyptian Food and Recipes






  • 2 1/4 lbs. minced beef
  • 2 onions
  • 2 tb. tomato paste
  • 1/2 ts. nutmeg or cinnamon
  • 3-4 ripe tomatos
  • salt & pepper




Finely chop the onions and add to the minced ( ground ) beef. Add tomato paste, spices and seasonings. Mix well, then spread on an oven pan or baking dish, to form a layer 1.5 to 2 inches thick. Cut into 4" square sections and release sides. Peel tomatoes, slice and place on meet. Bake in center of preheated 350F oven for 30 minutes or until done.

Last Updated: June 6th, 2011