Garlic & Paprika Paste 100gRegular price £3.50 Sale price £2.80 Save 20%
This garlic paste with paprika can be used in almost any dish where garlic is required and you fancy that paprika kick. It is also the perfect ingredient to create the classic Romanian, pungent garlic sauce mujdei... Made from crushed, salted garlic that is mixed vigorously with oil & water until you reach a chunky paste consistency that can vary in thickness. In addition sour cream is sometimes added if a thicker, richer sauce is your preference. It is popularly served with grilled meats, trout and potato dishes.
Garlic is a beloved ingredient that is deeply rooted in Romanian cuisine as well as their folklore, largely due to its medicinal uses. Garlic is thought of as a magical ingredient that protects people and their homes from evil spirits along with curing sickness such as colds & coughs due to its antibacterial properties. It is a must on every Romanian's plate and is used in many traditional dishes such as the sour soup 'ciorba', skinless pork & beef sausages 'mici' and the popular garlic sauce 'mujdei'.
RO: Pastă de Usturoi cu Boia
Târgu Mureș, County Mureș, Romania
Romanian garlic 99.2%, oil, paprika, salt, lemon
Store in a cool dry place. After opening store in the refrigerator.