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Banir Aghtsan 

Cottage Cheese Salad 

Serves 2

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Quick and easy salad. In our family, this was called simply "bunyer". Served in small bowls with pita bread.
1 cup cottage cheese
2 Tablespoons crumbled feta cheese
1 Tablespoon tomato paste
1 Tablespoon chopped onion
1/4 cup diced tomato
1/4 cup cut-up green pepper (use bell peppers, mild frying peppers or chiles)
2 Tablespoons chopped black olives
2 Tablespoons olive oil
pinch kamoon
pinch oregano
  salt and pepper to taste
  1. Mix tomato paste with cottage cheese using approximately 1 Tablespoon paste per cup of cottage cheese.
  2. Add feta cheese, onion, tomato, green pepper, and chopped olive.
  3. Sprinkle a dash of cumin and oregano.
  4. salt and pepper to taste.
  5. drizzle with olive oil.