Saj


Saj

Saj ( _ar. صاج) has two meanings in the Oriental cuisine:

* the Lebanese name (also called "markouk") for a form of bread used mainly in Arabic cultures; it is commonly compared to a pita bread known in Mediterranean cuisine.


thumb|right|100px|Saj (pita) being cooked on a 'saj'
* the iron dome shaped 'pan' that is used to cook the aforementioned saj bread on. It is placed over a source of heat, traditionally a wood fire, and the dough is placed on it.Refimprove|date=February 2008

ee also

*Yufka

References

*cite web | url=http://www.miamiherald.com/286/story/399096.html |title="A Fork on the Road" - Miami Herald online | accessdate=February 21 | accessyear=2008
*cite web | url=http://landandpeople.blogspot.com/2007/09/saj-femmes.html |title="Saj Femmes" - Blog: Land and People | accessdate=February 21 | accessyear=2008


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