Batata harra

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Batata harra
Batata harra.jpg
Place of originLebanon
Region or stateLevant
Main ingredientsPotatoes, red peppers

Batata harra (Arabic: بطاطا حارة‎) is a Lebanese vegetable dish. It consists of potatoes, red peppers, coriander, chili, and garlic which are all fried together in olive oil.[1]

Etymology[edit]

Baṯāṯā ḥārrah literally means "spicy potatoes".[2] The word baṯāṯā (Arabic: بطاطا‎) is a loanword from Portuguese (batata) for potatoes.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mouzawak, K. (2015). Lebanese Home Cooking: Simple, Delicious, Mostly Vegetarian Recipes from the Founder of Beirut's Souk El Tayeb Market. Quarry Books. p. 87. ISBN 978-1-63159-037-5. Retrieved January 9, 2017.
  2. ^ Mouzawak, Kamal (2015). Lebanese Home Cooking: Simple, Delicious, Mostly Vegetarian Recipes from the Founder of Beirut's Souk El Tayeb Market. Quarry Books. ISBN 9781631590375.