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Almond Halloumi Recipe from Awani Restaurant in Dubai's JBR

Make Almond Halloumi Bites From Scratch in Just Minutes

Try this delicious appetizer of Almond Halloumi with friends. This comes recipe directly from the kitchen of Awani in Dubai's JBR which serves up classic Leventine and Armenian dishes.

Almond Halloumi

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Almond Halloumi Recipe from Awani Restaurant in Dubai's JBR


  1. Halloumi cheese, cubed into 10 pieces
  1. 1 cup of flour
  1. 3 eggs
  1. 1 tsp white pepper
  1. 250g peeled and sliced almonds
  1. Vegetable oil / Sunflower oil for frying


  1. Cut the halloumi cheese into cubes and set aside.
  2. In a bowl, combine the eggs and white pepper and set aside.
  3. Pour the flour into a second bowl, and carefully coat each halloumi cube with flour.
  4. Next, dip the halloumi cubes into the egg mixture and coat with sliced almonds.
  5. In a medium hot pan, fry the cubes until the almonds look crispy and golden brown.
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