Zahtar is an aromatic spice mixture that is a favorite throughout the Middle East. It is widely used in Turkey, Jordan and North Africa. The flavoring is unique with a zesty and herbal taste. Zahtar is wonderful on meats and vegetables, as well as mixed with olive oil to make an excellent spread or dip. For a great appetizer: Layer on a plate 1 lb. Feta Cheese – crumbled, 1 large tomato – chopped, 2 tbs. Zahtar, Olive oil drizzled to taste. Serve with pita bread cut into triangles.