Soul Roots is a fine Middle Eastern food brand that reflects our culinary traditions and connects us all to the rich cultural heritage of the Levant.
"Spice a dish with love and it pleases every palate." -Platus
In Lebanon, Jordan, Syria and Palestine, families pride themselves on harvesting and preparing the most delicious spice mixes that are the foundation of our dishes.
Health and Wellness
Herby Kafta skewers or burgers
Tomato cucumber and sumac salad
Creamy Homemade Tzatziki
Creamy Tahini Tarator Sauce
Beiruti Beef Shawarma
Soul Roots: Ancestry, Food, Love
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My Levantine-Latin Abuelita
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The Summer of 2020
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