Some Good Eats for Your Affordable Flight to Israel

Cheap Tickets To Israel After purchasing cheap tickets to Israel, the next logical step is to plan some of your delicious, Israeli meals! Good news for you world travelers out there, we put together a list of some of the most popular food in Israel.

Falafel: The perfect mixture of chickpeas, fava beans, and spices, fried into balls and thrown into a pita with salad, hummus, vegetables, and tahini sauce. You are certain to find falafels all over Israel, with each stand claiming they have the “perfect” recipe. Try a few of these cheap snacks and make that claim for yourself!

Hummus: A falafel would be a dry ball of chickpeas without its delicious counterpart, hummus. Made from crushed chickpeas, tahini sauce, olive oil, salt, garlic, and a touch of lemon, hummus is mainly served as an appetizer along with warm pita bread at several cafes throughout Israel.

Shawarma: Another extremely popular street food in Israel, shawarma is made up of thin slices of chicken, turkey, or lamb stuffed into a pita with the same ingredients as a falafel. Often more filling than falafel or hummus, shwarma is a cheap alternative for a full midday meal.

Jachnun: Usually only found on the weekends, jachnun is the perfect Saturday morning meal. Made of rolled dough and cooked overnight for around 12 hours, try eating jachnun with a hard-boiled egg, grated tomato, and some spicy skhug.

Getting hungry yet? Book your cheap flights to Israel and experience some of this food for yourself!

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Posted on: Thursday, March 7th, 2013 at 10:11 pm

Posted in: Cheap Flights, Israel Airline Tickets, Travel Advice

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