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Baba Ghanoush/Gannoujh

Definition: Baba Ghanoush/Gannoujh

Baba Ghanoush/Gannoujh, pronounced bah-bah gah-noosh

A typical Middle Eastern appetizer. This spread or dip is made of pureed eggplant, tahini, olive oil, lemon juice, and garlic. Served with pita or flatbread, it's garnished with pomegranate seeds, fresh mint, or minced pistachios.


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Diana172 Diana172 9 years
I've never heard of this! It looks really interesting though.
lexichloe lexichloe 9 years
I've never had this, but I love hummus. They are similar, right? The chickpeas are replaced by the eggplant?
minaminamina minaminamina 9 years
hshs1 - here is an authentic Egyptian recipe for baba ghannouj - and you can't get any better than the original!
kiwitwist kiwitwist 9 years
I have always wanted to try this
hshs1 hshs1 9 years
Hi guys! Does anyone have a great simple recipe for Baba Ghanoush?? Or maybe where to find one? Thank you:)
geohiker geohiker 9 years
mmmmmm! I love Baba Ghanoush, and it is surprisingly easy to make at home!
Amanda-La Amanda-La 9 years
i don't think I can eat this, I am very afraid of it!
maryanny maryanny 9 years
so this is what they were talking about in Wedding Crashers! :)
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