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Alternative namesSamoon, khubz, khubz Iraqi
Place of originIraq
Region or stateIraq, Syria, Lebanon, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia
Main ingredientsDough

Iraqi samoon or stone samoon (Arabic: صمون‎) is a type of yeast bread that is consumed mainly in Iraq. It is baked in traditional stone ovens, like pizza.[1] This bread is one of the most widespread breads in Iraq, along with khubz. It is usually served with a variety of foods such as hummus, kebab, and shawarma. It is one of the most popular breads used in Iraq and across the Levant and variants can be found in Syria and Lebanon. It can be also found in other Middle Eastern countries such as Kuwait and Saudi Arabia.


  1. ^ "Samoon (Iraq) Recipe -".

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