Lebanese bread topped with za'atar, a spice mix ubiquitous in the Middle East.
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June 11, 2013 This alluring spice mix has an incredible aroma and deep roots in the Middle East. For centuries, people have been eating za'atar not just for its savory taste but also for its reputed health benefits. Modern research confirms it's packed with antioxidants.
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