Middle eastern desserts

Indulge in the rich flavors of Middle Eastern desserts. From baklava to kunafa, discover top recipes that will transport you to the exotic flavors of the region.
Pasta, Desserts, Dessert, Arabic Dessert, Middle Eastern Desserts, Lebanese Desserts, Middle Eastern Sweets, Arabic Desserts, Middle Eastern Dishes

It's too bad that so many people are only familiar with Middle Eastern pastries that aren't so well made. If you sample them far from where they originate, often they're made with old or stale nuts, they've sat around too long in plastic packages, or the cheeses aren't exactly fresh. While it's true that some of them can be a bit sticky-sweet for Western tastes,

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Sıla Pekkan
Also commonly referred to as "Ashtalieh", Lebanese Cream Pudding is a classic Lebanese dessert. Made with milk, sugar, and mastic and thickened with cornstarch, it is delicious and easy-to-make, served with sugar syrup, a perfect make ahead dessert.

Also commonly referred to as "Ashtalieh", Lebanese Cream Pudding is a classic Lebanese dessert. Made with milk, sugar, and mastic and thickened with cornstarch, it is delicious and easy-to-make, served with sugar syrup, a perfect make ahead dessert.

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Hadias Lebanese Cuisine