Why you should care
Because street food doesn’t have to be junk food.
Part of the OZY original video series From Beirut, With Love.
Who knew fava beans, a dash of salt, lots of cumin and tart, fresh lemon slices could be so satisfying? Millions of Beiruti street food connoisseurs, that’s who. This healthy and simple dish, called foul in Arabic, is best enjoyed while walking along the Corniche, Beirut’s palm tree-lined, seaside promenade.
Additional video and editing by Elie Khadra.