Ta'miyyah - Middle Eastern Broad Bean / Fava Bean Patties

Total Time
50mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 30 mins

This is a recipe for the very traditional breakfast or snack dish of patties made from seasoned broad beans. The recipe is easy & will make you some seriously delicious vegetarian treats! Time to make doesn't include resting time.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Drain & rinse soaked or tinned beans. Remove skins.
  2. Combine prepared ingredients and process in 2 lots using steel blade. Mix well to evenly distribute flavours, rest mixture 30 minute then fry as directed above.
  3. Let mixture rest for 30 minutes.
  4. With wet hands shape about a tablespoon of mixture at a time into thick patties about 4 cm (1-1/2 inches) in diameter. Place on a tray and leave at room temperature for 20 minutes.
  5. Heat oil to 180C or until a cube of bread turns golden in 1 minute. Fry the Ta'miyyah a few at a time until deep golden brown, turning to brown evenly. Each lot should take 5 minutes to cook. Drain on paper towels.
  6. Serve hot with flat bread such as Khoubiz, Salata Tahina and assorted salad vegetables, such as tomato, cucumber, sweet peppers and lettuce.

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