Yemeni Burik With Lamb Recipe | MAGGI® Arabia

Yemeni Burik with Lamb

This Yemeni Burik with Lamb recipe is purely and utterly delectable! A must-try in every household. Check out other recipes in MAGGI® Arabia for more home cooking inspirations.


  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil or ghee
  • 2 medium onions or 300 g, finely chopped
  • 300 g minced lamb
  • ¼ cup water or 60 ml
  • 1 cube MAGGI® Chicken Bouillon Cube
  • ½ teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 2 boiled eggs, chopped
  • ¼ cup fresh parsley or 35 g, chopped
  • 10 sheets filo pastry
  • ½ cup butter or 100 g, melted for brushing

How to Prepare

  1. Heat ghee in a large saucepan, add and cook onions for 4 mins until softened.
  2. Add minced lamb and cook until golden brown. Add water, MAGGI® Chicken Bouillon cubes and black pepper and cook for 3 mins. Remove from heat.
  3. In a bowl, combine eggs parsley and the meat mixture.
  4. Grease a 35cm x 30cm oven tray, place 1 sheet of filo pastry, brush with butter and repeat method with 4 more sheets.
  5. Spoon the meat mixture over the pastry.
  6. Place 1 sheet of filo pastry to cover the filling, brush with butter and repeat method with 4 more sheets.
  7. Brush top with melted butter, bake in preheated 185°C hot oven for about 25-30 mins or until golden brown.

Nutritional Info

Energy: 389.00 Kcal
Protein: 11.00 g
Carbohydrate: 43.00 g
Fats: 19.00 g

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