The chakchouka

Less famous than couscous or pastilla, the chakchouka is nevertheless one of the most popular traditional dishes in Morocco. Discover this savoury dish.


Rent a car to go eat a chakchouka during your stay in Morocco

Chakchouka - also called Taktouka - is one of the most appreciated traditional appetizers in Morocco. Sometimes served cold, it is more commonly served warm with pan fried eggs.

The chakchouka consists in finely chopped tomatoes, bell peppers, onions, garlic, parsley, paprika, olive oil and salt and pepper. Some people also add chilies, coriander or even merguez sausages.

A little advice from Hertz Morocco : rent a city car to go eat a chakchouka in a restaurant during your stay in Morocco.

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Practical information

Chakchouka is a traditional dish which is on the menu of most restaurants. To find a restaurant - in Marrakech, Agadir, Oujda or Fès - , you can rent a car at one of the Hertz agencies in the kingdom.