Widely spread and favourite bakery product called also meat turnovers because originally the filling was only meat filling. Later, other kinds of filling appeared, e.g. sambousek with spinach and cheese, with tomatoes called “red” and with slices of chicken. It has its origin in Syria where it varies from place to place. We have got Damascus sambousek, sambousek from Aleppo and others. It has spread to other countries e.g. Lebanon, Jordan and Palestine and from these countries to other countries in the world. It is distinguished by low fat content because it is baked in the oven and it is rich in proteins, carbohydrates and vitamins. It has got a specific taste.
Generally, it is considered a light meal that is why it is served as a side dish or a starter and also it is a favourite meal of pupils and students.
Galaxxy Food produces several kinds of sambousek using high-quality fillings of spinach, cheese and halal beef. It is prepared by baking in the oven for several minutes.