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The ingredients of this dish are cheap and simple but the spices make this dish.
Use whole spices which you crush in a mortar, this way the taste is much more intense. By making your own spice blends you can give your signature to a dish.
Vegetarians can make the dish without the sardines.
Vegans can omit the fish and use (whole wheat) filo pastry instead of the whole wheat short crust pastry. Brush the layers of filo with oil before you stuff them.
I imagine next time I make this to sprinkle sesame seeds and black cumin between the filo pastry leafs or even add some of the spice mixture.