You may have not heard of dukkah, but we love it, and we think you will, too: Toasted nuts and seeds are ground to a coarse powder that you’ll want to sprinkle over just about everything. It’s smoky and salty with a complex richness from the nuts.
To learn more, read “Your Pantry's New Best Friend: Dukkah."
Egyptian Nut and Spice Mix (Dukkah)
Recipe from the Tasting Table Test Kitchen
Yield: About 1 cup
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: N/A
Total Time: 15 minutes
¼ cup hazelnuts, toasted
3 tablespoons sesame seeds, toasted
3 tablespoons coriander seeds, toasted
2 tablespoons pistachios, toasted
2 tablespoons cashews, toasted
1 tablespoon cumin seeds, toasted
½ tablespoon fennel seeds, toasted
1 teaspoon kosher salt
½ teaspoon dried mint
¼ teaspoon sugar
Pinch red pepper flakes
In a food processor, combine all the ingredients and pulse until a coarse spice mix forms. Use immediately or transfer to an airtight container and store in the refrigerator for up to 2 weeks.