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Lebanese Toum - Garlic Sauce
From: Safia

This is a fantastic easy recipe to make a delicious garlicky sauce which you can serve with any breads or as part of a salad dressing (it's amazing on hot fresh bread!)


  • 4-5 garlic cloves, peeled
  • 1/4 cup olive oil (no more than that)
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 lemon, juice of

Puree the garlic with the salt in a spice grinder or mortar & pestle.