Pulses & Grains
Ziyad Helba ( Cemen ) Powder 198 Gr ( 7 Oz )
Ziyad Helba Powder 198 Gr ( 7 Oz )
- Perfect Pantry Essential: Helba (known as fenugreek, methi) is a highly fragrant Middle Eastern seed that is commonly used in Indian and North African dishes.
- Complex Seed: It’s bitter and sweet taste makes it perfect for curries, spices blends, dry rubs, and tea blends.
- 100% Natural: NO preservatives, NO artificial flavors or ingredients, and NO MSG.
- Flavor Booster: Try a pinch over yogurt, veggies, or sauces.
- Double-Sided Shaker: Sprinkle the perfect pinch or spoon over foods.
Cultivating the Culture of Food for the Generations to Come
No company has played a greater role to preserve the beloved foods of the Middle East and Mediterranean than Ziyad Brothers Importing. For over fifty years our family has traveled far and wide to rediscover these cherished foods to reconnect them to your family. From heirloom ingredients to newly discovered flavors to trusted brands, this bond from our family to yours has helped grow vibrant communities through food, building a foundation of heritage and generational values.
Taste the difference
Helba, also called halba or helbeh, is the Moroccan Arabic word for Fenugreek. The leaves of the Fenugreek Plant plant are used as an herb and it's seeds are used whole and ground into a spice. This is a strong bittersweet flavor fit for dishes like Fenugreek Sweet and Fenugreek Cake.
Bring authentic flavor to your cooking
Ziyad’s ground Helba perfect for traditional fenugreek cake, cake bars and spiced fenugreek dip. Helba seeds contain proteins, fiber and Vitamin C, niacin, potassium, iron and alkaloids
Founded in 1966
Our business began as Syria Bakery & Grocery, Inc. founded in 1966 by Ahmad and Ibrahim Ziyad, as a small retail outlet on the Southside of Chicago. We specialized in Artisanal hand-made pita bread and other bakery goods as well as a few, hard to find Middle Eastern products-it was the 1st Pita Bread bakery in Chicago.
Made from the best Middle-Eastern Ingredients
All of Ziyad’s products are made using Middle Eastern blends of aromatic spices – great for elevating every dish. Our lines of flavor boosters, sauces and MSG – free seasoning add vibrant flavor to grilled meats, chicken, rice, pilafs, soups, and any Arabian recipes.
We're the real deal
Ziyad Brothers distributes its 1,500+ products to the country’s largest retailers as well as local independent. Whether you’re enjoying our products for the first time or you’re a longtime Ziyad customer, we provide the authenticity You crave.