Israeli Breakfast for Two

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You don’t need to stroll down Dizengoff Street to get an amazing Israeli breakfast.

One of Israel’s greatest culinary contributions to the world, the Israeli breakfast is the ultimate selection for breakfast lovers. With sweet and salty dips and cheeses, fresh bread, eggs cooked to your liking, coffee and more, you can mix, match, dip and spread to your heart’s desire.

If breakfast is your favorite meal of the day, then you have to give an Israeli breakfast a shot!

On today’s Israeli breakfast menu we have a selection of dips, an Israeli-style omelette with esvei tibul (herbs) and a fresh yet simple Israeli salad.

Suri olives are Israeli cracked green olives, you can get them here

Bulgarian cheese is very similar to feta. 

Labneh is a strained yogurt popular in Israel that is often served with olive oil and zaatar. 

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  • 2Servings

Ingredients

  • Sun-dried tomatoes and feta
  • Tahini
  • Suri olives
  • Cubed bulgarian salty cheese
  • Apricot jam
  • Labneh drizzled with olive oil and sprinkled with za’atar
  • Fresh bread
  • Orange juice
  • Hot coffee

Israeli Style Omelette

  • 4 eggs
  • Fresh herbs, chopped (use parsley, cilantro, green onion, chives)
  • Pinch of kosher salt and freshly cracked black pepper

Israeli Salad

  • 2 Persian cucumbers, chopped
  • 2 tomatoes, chopped
  • ½ red onion, finely chopped
  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • Kosher salt
  • Freshly cracked black pepper

Preparation

1. Organize the dips, bread and drinks so they’re ready to be served.

2. For the salad, add all the ingredients to a medium bowl and mix.

3. For the omelettes, add 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil to sauté pan on medium heat. Add 2 eggs, chopped fresh herbs, salt and pepper to a small bowl. Mix well, then pour into the sauté pan. Cook to your personal preference.

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Serve and enjoy with your best friends!