Foul Medammas - Oasis Bakery AUD5
After seeing this delicious looking peasant dish on travel shows of the Middle East, I finally got to try the Foul Medammas. It is definitely a frugal dish with not much more than fava beans and chickpeas, cooked in water. Once cooked, chopped garlic, parsley, salt and lemon juice are added, and that is it.
As a dish, it is quite plain, but the slurp of olive oil gives it a nice richness, that when combined with the starchiness of the beans, the broth was quite nice for dipping a piece of warm fresh pita bread.
And if it was good enough for the ancient Egyptians, it's good enough for me!
Oasis Bakery - Bakery, Groceries, Cafe, Catering
(03) 9570 1122
Unit 9, 993 North Rd
Murrumbeena VIC 3163
Monday - Sunday 8am - 7pm