Mujadara With Meat & Pine Seeds Recipe

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The kitchen (The Home of Delicious Arabic Food Recipes) invites you to try Mujadara with Meat & Pine Seeds recipe.  Enjoy the good taste of Arabic Food and learn how to make Mujadara with Meat & Pine Seedsl. 

Cuisine: Lebanese
6 persons


2 tablespoons vegetable oil

1 medium onion or 150 g, chopped

6 cloves garlic, crushed

2 cubes MAGGI® Chicken Bouillon or 20 g

8 cups water or 2 liters

2 cups dried green lentils or 360 g, washed and drained

2/3 cup egyptian rice or 100 g, washed and drained

1 tablespoon butter

1 small onion or 100 g, thinly sliced

300 g minced beef

1/3 cup pine seeds or 50 g

2 teaspoons ground cumin

1 teaspoon ground black pepper


Warm vegetable oil in a large pot, fry chopped onions for 3 minutes or until they becomes tender. Add Garlic, MAGGI® Chicken Bouillon , water and lentil. Bring to boil and simmer on low heat for 50 minutes or until lentil is cooked.

Blend the mixture using a hand blender or food processor until it becomes very smooth. Return the mixture back to heat. Add the rice and simmer on low heat for 20 minutes with constant stirring or until rice is well cooked and mixture thickens. (add some hot water if needed)

In separate pan heat Butter, add Onions, fry till golden remove and set aside.

In the same pan fry Minced Meat until fully cooked, add Pine Seeds and Spices, return the onion mixture to the pan and mix well.

To serve place lentil stew in a large bowl and add a layer of meat and onion mixture on top.

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