Sweets

This category features sweets, desserts, and more! Maybe your searching for that perfect Lemon Bar recipe. Or how to make killer Middle Eastern Baklava? Rest assured you’ll find it here!

There are also hard to come by Assyrian and Middle Eastern recipes like Kileche (Assyrian Holiday Cookies), Kadeh (Roux-Filled Pastry), and Mann Al Sama Recipe (Nougat Bars).

But we don’t stop there! Some of the most popular posts in this category are fig related: Candied Figs, Fig Bread, and Fig Newtons, just to name a few. So if you love sweets, you’re sure to find a recipe to satisfy that sweet tooth here!

Zalabia (Middle Eastern Mini Funnel Cakes)

Zalabia (Middle Eastern Mini Funnel Cakes)

Today I’m sharing a favorite recipe from my cookbook; Home-made Zalabia. They’ve been described as fritters, dumplings, and pancakes. But a more fitting description of these beauties is Mini Funnel Cakes, with a Middle Eastern flair.

Loquat Cheesecake and Other Loquat Recipes

Loquat Cheesecake and Other Loquat Recipes

Lately, I’ve been a little “Loquat Crazy.” You might have noticed this if you follow me on Social Media. This should explain why I’m sharing my second loquat recipe in just under two weeks.

Easy Lemon Bars Recipe

Easy Lemon Bars Recipe

This Easy Lemon Bars Recipe will guarantee lemon bars that are tart, sweet, and simply delicious!

Mulberry Pie Recipe

Mulberry Pie Recipe

Mulberries are probably my favorite berry, and not just because they remind me of my childhood. Tart when they’re not quite ready, and oh-so-sweet when ripe; I can definitely over-indulge! But besides plucking them off the tree and plopping them in your mouth, you’ll want to make sure you save some for this delicious Mulberry Pie Recipe.

Nougat Bars (Mann Al Sama)

Nougat Bars (Mann Al Sama)

“Nougat” Bars might not sound very Middle Eastern, but the origin of nougat, in fact, is. You see, the earliest nougat recipe was found in a Middle Eastern book in Baghdad, dating back to the 10th century.

Homemade Ice Cream (Without Eggs)

Homemade Ice Cream (Without Eggs)

Valentines Day will soon be upon us. That could either be good or bad, depending on your relationship status.