Jarjeer (Arugula) Salad Recipe - Allrecipes.com
  • READY IN 15 mins

Jarjeer (Arugula) Salad

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"A very traditional Middle Eastern salad. It is so good and so simple you will wonder why you haven't made this before."

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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • READY IN

    15 mins

Directions

  1. Wash and dry arugula leaves. Arrange leaves on a large plate and layer with onions, mushrooms and tomato.
  2. Whisk together olive oil, lemon juice and sumac. Season to taste with salt, and pour over the salad.
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Footnotes

  • Sumac, available as a ground spice in Middle Eastern markets, comes from the dried berries of a shrub that grows wild in Mediterranean areas. The taste is sour, fruity and astringent.
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Nov 25, 2007

I just bought this dish from my local supermarket in Qatar today. It was so delicious I had to find the recipe. It also goes by the name Jirjir as the translation is literal from Arabic

 
Nov 04, 2009

We thought this was OK. It wasn't bad; it just wasn't great. I used shallot instead of onion because I prefer the milder flavor; otherwise I followed the recipe exactly. It just seemed to be missing something. I think some fresh herbs, like parsley and mint, would have helped, and maybe some garlic. Thanks, anyway.

 

3 Ratings

Sep 10, 2010

DH liked this, maybe he has had it before. I didn't really like it but I will make it again for DH.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 62 kcal
  • 3%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 10.4 g
  • 3%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 1.8 g
  • 3%
  • Fiber
  • 2.9 g
  • 11%
  • Protein
  • 3.2 g
  • 6%
  • Sodium
  • 119 mg
  • 5%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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