Sumac Spice


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What is Sumac Spice?

Sumac spice are the berries from a bush that grows wild throughout the Middle east and southern Italy including Sicily. The dried berries, which are picked right before ripening, can be kept for years. Sumac spice has a fruity sour taste.

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What is the Origin of Sumac Spice?

Sumac spice is indigenous to the Middle East.

Sumac Spice is Good for These Foods:

Sumac spice is used primarily in Middle Eastern cuisines including: Persian, Lebanese, and Turkish.

Ground sumac is good for kebabs, chicken, fish, pita bread, and in salads.

Health Benefits:

Make a drink to ease upset stomach, and constipation.


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I had an egg dish at The Fly Trap in Ferndale, MI. They scrambled eggs with sumac, feta, lox and scallions. Absolutely delicious!

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