Fresh Za’atar (Thyme) cupcakes.                                   كب كيك الزعتر الأخضر



  • 2 cups all purpose flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 4 large eggs
  • 1 tsp vinegar
  • 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 cup plain yogurt
  • 1 cup fresh Za’atar ( thyme) herb cleaned from stems, washed and chopped.
  • 1 cup white cheese ( akkawi, nabulsi or queso fresco) crumbled.                                                       


  1. Preheat oven to 350F.
  2. In a bowl sift flour, baking powder and salt. Set aside
  3. In  a stand mixer bowl beat in eggs and vinegar, until thick.
  4. Beat in oil.
  5. Detach the wire hook from the stand mixer, and use a spatula to stir in yogurt, Za’atar and cheese until combine.
  6. Fold in the flour mixture
  7. Prepare a cupcake tin,  by using paper cups, or spray it with nonstick spray. 
  8. Fill the tin cups with the batter to the half.
  9. Bake for about 20 minutes, or until tooth pick comes out clean
  10. Enjoy with a cup of tea!!😊

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