Zhug Sauce

Kick up your spice game with this traditional Zhug Recipe, a Yemeni-inspired hot sauce recipe. All you need is some oil, peppers, herbs and spices and you have flavorful additional to all sorts of meals!


  • 1/2 cup grapeseed oil
  • 2 serrano peppers, tops removed
  • 1 bunch of parsley, thick stems removed
  • 1 garlic clove
  • 1 1/2 tsp ground cumin
  • 1 1/2 tsp ground coriander
  • 1 tsp turmeric
  • 1 tsp salt


  1. Add all ingredients to a blender and blend until smooth.
  2. Store in a sealed jar in the fridge for up to one month.

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