Maltese Sandwich: Hobz biz-zejt

Hobz biz-zeit (pronounced hobz-bi-zate) translates literally as bread with oil. It’s a staple meal in Malta – probably the country’s number one snack – and is served as a closed sandwich on every beach or snack bar in the country. It’s possibly better known as being served as an open sandwich, especially for those making it […]

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From my Roots: The Ultimate Bruschetta

                  [From left to right: Sicilian flag and Maltese flag]  Being of Maltese and Sicilian decent, I wanted to share my foolproof way to make the humble tomato bruschetta. In Malta they call it Hobz Biz-Zejt, which simply means bread and oil. It’s up to you what […]

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