Muhamara - Middle Eastern Red Pepper Dip

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 0 mins

This recipe is an adoptee from the RecipeZaar account, and I haven't tried it yet. I will repost here when I have tried the recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place all ingredients in the blender.
  2. Puree until almost smooth.
  3. (A few small chunks of walnut is OK).
  4. Transfer to a serving dish.
  5. If desired drizzle with olive oil.
  6. Serve with pita bread.
Most Helpful

amazing dip
so delish and unusual.

I've eaten this in Syria and loved it there
now I serve it often right her in new york

cds January 27, 2012

I've never made this before so I had to buy everything for it. I found the pomegranate molasses at Wholefoods. I made it as listed and then added more chili (a dash or two.) It probably needs to double the chili to balance the sweetness. Also, it made more like 2/3 of a cup rather than 1.5 cups. Next time I will double it.

Andi Oz January 04, 2011

Loved it! Didn't have pomegranate molasses, so substituted with 2 tablespoons of %100 pomegranate juice and 2 tablespoons of brown sugar. Sweet and worked really well with the red peppers.

Faux Cordon Bleu March 14, 2008