Jeanine Donofrio Shares a Homemade Middle Eastern Spice Mix

By: Meghan Young - Dec 16, 2014
References: food52 & food52
Spice is the stuff of life and that's why many people can't get enough of it; enter this DIY dukkah recipe. Dukkah offers a great way for people to introduce an exotic twist to their meals in a fun and interactive way. Not to mention that this dukkah recipe is relatively easy to prepare.

A versatile Middle Eastern spice mix, dukkah is created primarily out of hazelnuts, sesame seeds, cumin, coriander and peppercorn. It requires a bit of toasting and pounding to get the right consistency. But anything worthwhile takes some work. Dukkah is not an exception. In addition to the step-by-step guide shared on Food52, Jeanine Donofrio of Love and Lemons suggests what dukkah can be used with.