Zhug, sahawiq or bisbas is a hot sauce originating in the Yemeni cuisine. Skhug sauce is the hot sauce of choice in the Middle East, made from chili peppers, cilantro, and various spices. 45 minsSkhug, a popular Middle Eastern condiment, brings spice to the table in a hot sauce form. Here's a simple recipe, with photos, which demonstrates how to make the popular Israeli spicy condiment, zhug (skhug). Zhug (Hebrew: סחוג), sahawiq (Yemeni Arabic: سَحاوِق) or bisbas (بسباس) is a hot sauce.