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This is a time-honored and genuine traditional recipe deeply embedded in the rich Amazigh heritage. It is meticulously prepared once a year, not only to celebrate the Amazigh New Year, known as “Id Ennayer,” but also to invoke abundant blessings for a prosperous agricultural season.This dish, in the form of a thick porridge, requires a combination of various starchy components such as corn, barley, wheat, lentils, fava beans, and more. It is enriched with dried mutton shanks, aromatic spices, olive oil, and water. The cooking process is a labor of time and care, as it takes several hours of slow simmering over a gentle flame. The remarkable feature of this recipe lies in the concealed date pit hidden within the final dish, symbolizing the promise of a fruitful year for the fortunate individual who discovers it!

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