How to make Labneh -

Sesame seeds and garlic combined to give this sour dip made of hung yogurt.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Hung Yogurt (हंग कर्ड / दही का चक्का ), Tahini (ताहीनी)

Cuisine : Middle Eastern

Course : Pickles, Jams and Chutneys

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Labneh Recipe Card


Middle Eastern cuisine comprises of food eaten by the people of the various countries of the Middle East. The cuisine of the region is diverse while having a degree of homogeneity.  Some commonly used ingredients include olives and olive oil, pitas, honey, sesame seeds, dates, sumac, chickpeas, mint and parsley.

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 0-5 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Labneh Recipe

  • Hung Yogurt 1 cup

  • Tahini 2 teaspoons

  • Garlic grated 2 cloves

  • Fresh cream 1 tablespoon

  • Parsley chopped 1 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste


Step 1

Combine yogurt, tahini paste, garlic, fresh cream, parsley and salt in a bowl. Mix well and refrigerate for an hour.

Step 2

Served chilled.

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