Lebni vs. Labneh

By Jaxson

  • Lebni (noun)

    A yoghurt-like dairy dish from the eastern Mediterranean region.

  • Labneh (noun)

    Yogurt that has been strained to filter or remove the whey, which thus has a consistency between that of yoghurt and cheese.

  • Labneh (noun)

    (in Middle Eastern cooking) yogurt that has been strained until it has the consistency of soft cheese, typically served with savoury seasonings as a dip or spread

    “fried cauliflower with labneh”

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