Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 0 mins

This recipe calls for "Ras el hanout" which is available in Middle Eastern stores, but says you can use garam masala if you can't find it. There are recipes on this site to make the mix from scratch. This recipe is from Cooking Light Magazine. Prep time does not include chilling time.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place pita in a bowl; cover with 1/2 cup boiling water. Let stand for 1 minute. Drain; reserving pita. Combine moistened pita, 1 tablespoons oil, and next 5 ingredients (through onion) in food processor; pulse until almost smooth. Scrape into a bowl; stir in tomato puree and next 5 ingredients (through cinnamon). Cover and chill 2 hours. Ladle about 1 cup soup into each of 8 bowls; top each with about 1 teaspoons oil and 3/4 teaspoons cilantro.