This helps removing residues like pesticides, wax and other stuff..  And when we suspect bacterial contamination we soak the veggies in water with a cup or 2 of white vinegar for a few minutes and then rinse well…we heard that this kills bacteria and cleans well but I’d double check. Yes you are right Al. A Chicory / endive / dandelion recipe is known as Hindbeh Bi Zeit in Arabic and is a popular dish all over Lebanon. “Slee’ M’alla” is the Lebanese name for Sauteed Dandelion, an extremely easy to make vegetarian dish (that is also economical). Traditional Medicinals Organic Tea, Dandelion, 16 Count. Oh well, I guess i will just have to buy them at the grocery store for now. In the 10th century, Arab physicians relied on dandelion as a laxative, diuretic and liver tonic. Watch and Learn. Drain the leaves in a colander, then in batches, squeeze out all of the water with your hands and set aside, When the onions are golden brown, remove half and set aside for topping. Just say Lebanese. Hindbeh is the name of the greens and the dish as well. A vegetable side dish, Hindbeh is a very popular Lebanese dish that consists of cooked Dandelion greens (or Chicory) tossed with a lemon and olive oil dressing and topped with caramelized onions. A dandelion is a flower. Copyright © 2011-2013 Mama's Lebanese Kitchen. Has two particularly important uses: Promotes the formation of bile and removes excess water from the body in edemous conditions resulting from liver problems. I guess picking these in the country would be the best idea! However, dandelion flowers are borne singly on unbranched, hairless and leafless, hollow stems, while cat's ear flowering stems are branched, solid, and carry bracts. They are used in China as medicine. We have a backyard garden in the city and do not treat the backyard since its full of edibles the front yard is treated. In 1485, European physicians used the leaves and roots of dandelions as diuretics and treatment for gall bladder and liver diseases. , Your email address will not be published. Yet I still hesitated to pick them for a few years. Drain the leaves in a colander, then in … Hi, Is the dandelion called Hundeba in Lebanese? Leftovers can last 4 days in fridge if covered well. Vegetarian Sauteed Dandelion Recipe – Sleek M’alla, Be the first to get new recipes and exclusive, Stew of Pinto Beans and Cracked Wheat in Caramelized Onions – Mujaddara bi Fasoulia, Potatoes Saute in Garlic and Cilantro – Batata ma3 Kizbra, Baked Garlic Chicken and Potatoes – Djej w Batata Bil Sayniyyeh, Lebanese Garlic Sauce Recipe: Toum, The Ultimate Guide. We have a lively Facebook group where we post frequent recipes and discuss Lebanese cooking in general, as well as a handy Pinterest page where you can save all of your favourite Zaatar and Zaytoun recipes! And yes they tasted just like those back in Beirut and didn't poison us! Vegetarians Rejoice! The way to tell if it’s cooked is if the stem can be easily smashed. We always add soaked burghul to Sleek. Add the garlic and the chopped cilantro and sauté for few minutes, Roughly chop the drained and squeezed hindbeh and add to the onion garlic mixture and add approx 1 tsp of salt, Increase the heat to medum high and fry off the hindbeh for 5-10 minutes. It’s quite tasty, yet so simple and cheap to make too. AED 38.00 AED 38. Give it a try, you can unsubscribe anytime. Dandelions: Rinse the dandelion well (to help wash away bitterness) and cut them into pieces of about 2.5 to 3 inches long. Home » Recipes » Hindbeh b’Zeit (Dandelion Greens in Oil. Thank You! Once done, rinse the dandelion with cold water,then press them with your hands well to get rid of as much water as possible, then them spread on a cutting board. This recipe looks really wonderful, I’m going to take a walk and look for dandelions! Only 2 left in stock - order soon. Is it around 1 cup? Some of its benefits include maintaining bone health, skin care and weight loss. Hi Tamara a bunch is approx a chopped cup of dandelions yes, yummmmmmmmmmmmmm we make it every other week , the best thing for health. Regards Lebanese Canadian. Artificial Flowers, 1Pc Artificial Succulent Plant Flower Arrangement DIY Bonsai Home Desktop Decor - 6# AED 9.30 AED 9.