Toum is a garlic sauce as prepared in Lebanon, the Levant, and Egypt similar to the European aioli. It contains garlic, salt, olive oil or vegetable oil, and lemon juice crushed using a wooden mortar and pestle. There is also a variation popular in many villages, such as Zgharta, where mint is added, called "Zeit and Toum". Toum is used as a dip, especially with French fries and chicken, and in Lebanese sandwiches, especially chicken ones.
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