Homemade Zhoug

What is Zhoug?

Zhoug, also spelled as “zhug” or “skhug,” is a spicy condiment  originating from the Middle East, specifically Yemen and Israel. 

What's in Zhoug?

The key  ingredients in zhoug sauce are typically cilantro, parsley, spices, and  jalapeño or other hot chili peppers.

Is It Spicy?

Yes! Zhoug is a spicy sauce known for it's bold, fiery flavor profile.

Use It In Salads

Mix zhoug with sour cream or yogurt to make a creamy and spicy salad dressing.

Put It On Salmon

Zhoug can also be used with all sorts of meats, like this pistachio crusted salmon!

Want More Ideas?

Learn how to make zhoug and get more ideas on how to use it in the recipe post!