Chickpea and Za’atar Salad

A Middle Eastern inspired chickpea and Za’atar salad

 

Chickpea and Za'atar Salad

Inspired by the flavours of the Middle East, this salad is filling, nutritious and delicious. Spicy roasted eggplants are combined with fresh tomatoes, canned chickpeas and tangy goats cheese.

 

Chickpea and Za'atar Salad
Chickpea and Za'atar Salad
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Gluten Free | Grain Free | Nut Free | Vegetarian (dairy) A salad inspired by Middle Eastern Flavours. Roasted eggplant, fresh tomatoes, chickpeas, goats cheese and Za'atar make a delicious meal.
Servings
2
Servings
2
Chickpea and Za'atar Salad
Chickpea and Za'atar Salad
Print Recipe
Gluten Free | Grain Free | Nut Free | Vegetarian (dairy) A salad inspired by Middle Eastern Flavours. Roasted eggplant, fresh tomatoes, chickpeas, goats cheese and Za'atar make a delicious meal.
Servings
2
Servings
2
Ingredients
Servings:
Instructions
  1. Preheat the oven to 200°C.
  2. Cut the eggplant into 1cm cubes, place on a baking tray and drizzle with 1 tablespoon olive oil, cumin, salt and pepper.
  3. Bake for 25-20 minutes, until the eggplant is golden and soft. Remove and allow to cool.
  4. Prepare the rest of the salad by combining the chickpeas, tomatoes and parsley in a medium mixing bowl. Add in the cooked eggplant.
  5. Add lemon juice, 1 tablespoon olive oil and za’atar to the salad and mix well. Add salt and pepper to taste. Sprinkle with goats cheese. Serve
Recipe Notes

This recipe keeps well in the fridge, so you can prepare in advance

If you cannot find Za’atar, make your own using this recipe

Feta cheese would go well in this salad if you don’t like goats cheese

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Recipe Adapted from Green Kitchen Stories

Zissy Lewin

Zissy Lewin

Zissy is the co-founder of Nutreats. She likes to make things, do things and wear things.
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