Sleek Recipe

Sleek Recipe
Sleek is a Lebanese dish, made from spinach and Swiss chard. Learn how to make/prepare Sleek by following this easy recipe.
Sleek Recipe
Difficulty Average
Recipe Type Veg.
  • 500g Spinach (roughly chopped)
  • 500g Swiss Chard (roughly chopped)
  • 4 Spring Onions (chopped)
  • 2 big Onions (sliced)
  • 1 bunch of Fennel (chopped)
  • 1/2 cup Burghul
  • 2 tbsp Lemon Juice
  • 1/2 tsp Mixed Spices
  • 2-3 tbsp Olive Oil
  • Salt & pepper (to taste)
How to make Sleek:
  • Soak the burghul in water, for about ½ an hour.
  • Put oil in a deep pan and fry onions, until brown.
  • Add spinach, swiss chard and spring onions. Stir-fry for about 10 minutes.
  • Now, add fennel, burghul, lemon juice, salt and pepper. Mix well.
  • Simmer, covered, for about 10-15 minutes.
  • Adjust the seasoning, if required.
  • Serve sleek warm or cold, as you like.