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Al-Fahsa Recipe


Red Meat

Total Time : Serves 8

HOW TO PREPARE Al-Fahsa Recipe

Put ½ cup of water in a small bowl and sprinkle over the fenugreek. Keep fenugreek in water for 2-3 hours then drain from exceeding water and set aside.

Meanwhile, heat oil in a large sauce pan and sauté spring onions for 2 minutes. Add beef cubes and stir for another 5 minutes.

Add tomato, MAGGI Chicken Stock cubes, cumin powder and the additional water. Bring to boil, cover and simmer on low heat for 2¼ hours or until beef is well cooked.

Whip fenugreek for 5 minutes or until it rises and becomes white in color. Add green sahawek mixture and combine with fenugreek.

Put Yemeni rock pan on high heat until very hot, remove beef from stock and place it in the Yemeni rock pan.

Mash the beef using a big spoon and pour in the stock to measure 2 cups or 500ml and stir together.

Spoon the fenugreek mixture over and serve.

To make green sahawek: place all sahawek ingredients in blender and blend for 3 minutes or until is smooth.

Nutritional Information For Al-Fahsa Recipe

Per Portion of 300g

Energy : 612.00 Kcal
Protein : 44.00 g
Carbohydrate : 7.10 g
Fats : 43.00 g

Your Grocery List

  • ½ cup water or 125 ml
  • 2 tablespoons ground fenugreek, (helba)
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1½ cups spring onions or 150 g, chopped
  • 1800 g beef, cut into cubes
  • 2 medium tomatoes or 300 g, peeled and chopped
  • 2 cubes MAGGI® Chicken Stock Bouillon Cube
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 7 cups water or 1750 ml, additional quantity
  • For the green sahawek:

  • 2 cloves garlic
  • ¼ cup coriander leaves or 20 g, fresh, chopped
  • ¼ cup leeks or 20 g
  • 1 green chili pepper, chopped
  • Pinch of salt
  • ¼ cup water or 60 ml


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