Lebanese Herb Salad Recipe

Step 1

Bake the pita bread so that it is dry. Break the bread up into small pieces and set them aside.

Step 2

In a medium bowl place the lettuce, red bell peppers, cilantro, scallions, tomatoes, parsley, mint, and sumac. Toss the ingredients together.

Step 3

Add the olive oil and toss it in well.

Step 4

Add the lemon juice, cinnamon, salt and pepper. Toss the ingredients together well.

Step 5

Add the pita bread pieces and toss them in.

Source: Papa Garo's - Redondo Beach, California "Southern California Beach Recipe" by Joan and Carl Stromquist ISBN: 0-9622807-3-9 Typed for you by Karen Mintzias

Things You'll Need

  • 1 Pita bread
  • 1/2 Head leaf lettuce; washed,
  • -dried, and chopped
  • 1bn Cilantro; chopped
  • 1bn Scallions; thinly sliced
  • 3 Tomatoes; diced
  • 2tb Fresh parsley, chopped
  • 1tb Fresh mint, chopped
  • 1tb Sumac
  • 1/4c Olive oil
  • 2 Lemons; juiced
  • 1/2ts Cinnamon
  • Salt & pepper to taste

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