A style of dining in the Mediterranean and the Middle East, resembles a collection of Spanish tapas and other small plates meant to stimulate your appetite. But unlike those appetisers, mezze often makes up an entire meal, combining both cold and hot, vegetarian and meat items. Common Middle Eastern mezzes include babaganoush, hummus and salads such as taboulleh. Olives, pickles, and nuts typically accompany a mezze spread.
You may see also see Mezze spelt: mazza, meze, mezzah, mezzeh or mezza. It’s pronounced mez-ay!