Egyptian Molokhia Recipe

Egyptian Molokhia Recipe

So you’ve maybe seen Easterns having that greenish black dish. Or your friends have told you about that delicious Egyptian food – Egyptian Molokhia Recipe. Maybe you’ve seen it in a movie since it’s a pretty famous dish. And you’ve always thought of trying it, but could never figure out where they serve it!

Egyptian Molokhia

Wonder no more, we know the best place where it is made. Wait for it! In your house and in your home. Yes! You have it right, today we are going to show you how to prepare the one and only Egyptian Molokhia. So here is our secret easy and fast recipe for it.

Course Main Course
Cuisine Mediterranean
Keyword Egyptian Molokhia
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 8 People


6 cloves of garlic

Two tablespoons salt

Two tablespoons of margarine

2 tablespoons green coriander

Kg of Molokhia

4 cups chicken broth

And like always a touch of love never hurt


Melt the margarine in a saucepan and then fry the garlic until it dilutes.

Add coriander and mix to get a golden color. Leave the mixture aside.

If you use frozen Molokhia, remove it from the freezer before a little while so it is ready.

If you use fresh Molokhia, wash the leaves, dry them thoroughly and then finely chop them.

In another saucepan, heat the chicken broth and add it to the Molokhia with salt.

Let the mix on fire boil for two minutes.

When serving, put the garlic mixture over the Molokhia after heating and boil for 2 minutes.

Recipe Notes

Enjoy ☺

About Egyptian Molokhia

Jute or Jews Mallow is the plant used to prepare the Egyptian Molokhia. This dish is very nutritional as it contains 70% of the RDA value for Vitamin C, 25% of the RDA of Vitamin A amongst several other minerals & vitamins.


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