dessert

crunchy date treats on a silver tray

Crunchy Date Treats

Crunchy Date Treats 992 661 Rouba Shahin Middle Eastern Cooking

Soft and chewy crunchy date treats is an easy and fast recipe you can whizz up in under 20 minutes.  Combining dates with…

sweet makaroun served on a tray

Sweet Makarouns

Sweet Makarouns 1737 1150 Rouba Shahin Middle Eastern Cooking

Are you intrigued by these sesame and aniseed finger-shaped sweets that are deep-fried then soaked in sugar syrup? Sweet Makarouns, (Assabeh Zeinab) are…

blackberry and white choc cheesecake served on a round board

Blackberry And White Chocolate Cheesecake

Blackberry And White Chocolate Cheesecake 1732 1155 Rouba Shahin Middle Eastern Cooking

This blackberry and white chocolate cheesecake is the perfect dessert for summer. It’s creamy and ultra-smooth and pairs perfectly with any chocolate biscuit…

13 Middle Eastern Dessert Recipes For Your Sweet Tooth

13 Middle Eastern Dessert Recipes For Your Sweet Tooth 2560 1696 Rouba Shahin Middle Eastern Cooking

I have a confession to make: I love dessert, especially when it’s homemade. My boys are with me on this one. There’s nothing…

custard slice

Custard Dessert

Custard Dessert 2560 1707 Rouba Shahin Middle Eastern Cooking

Easy vanilla and chocolate custard dessert recipe made with a biscuit base and topped with cocoa.  This is the cheat easy to go…

Trifle served in a bowl

Easy Trifle

Easy Trifle 2560 1707 Rouba Shahin Middle Eastern Cooking

Your menu isn’t complete without a dessert and an easy trifle is always a crowd-pleaser. So here’s how to make it as stress…

pistachio and coconut chocolate log served in a platter

Pistachio And Coconut Chocolate Log

Pistachio And Coconut Chocolate Log 2560 1707 Rouba Shahin Middle Eastern Cooking

Pistachio and coconut chocolate log are very popular in the Middle East.  In fact, I believe every region and ethnicity has their way…

pouring sugar syrup over shredded pastry with orange blossom cream filling

Attir (Sugar Syrup)

Attir (Sugar Syrup) 1903 1260 Rouba Shahin Middle Eastern Cooking

Attir – Sugar syrup is the magic ingredient used in Middle Eastern sweets. It is infused with orange blossom or rosewater and drizzled…

Ashta Creamy Filling

Ashta Creamy Filling 1903 1260 Rouba Shahin Middle Eastern Cooking

Ashta creamy filling is simply clotted cream perfect for topping or filling homemade desserts, fruit and pastries. Real Ashta requires you to patiently…