dessert

baklawa tray held by hand

Cashew Filled Baklawa

Cashew Filled Baklawa 2048 1363 Rouba Shahin Middle Eastern Cooking

This cashew-filled baklawa is so simple to make. Baklawa recipes vary in the type of nuts used and in their presentation. Traditional Baklawa…

crunchy date treats on a silver tray

Crunchy Date Treats

Crunchy Date Treats 992 661 Rouba Shahin Middle Eastern Cooking

These soft and chewy crunchy date treats are an easy and fast dessert you can whizz up in under 20 minutes.  Combining dates…

Sandwich Peanut Butter Cookies

Sandwich Peanut Butter Cookies

Sandwich Peanut Butter Cookies 1732 1155 Rouba Shahin Middle Eastern Cooking

Try this slight variation to the peanut butter cookies for a soft and chewy sweet treat. This sandwich peanut butter cookies recipe is…

choc chip peanut butter cookies served on a board

Choc Chip Peanut Butter Cookies

Choc Chip Peanut Butter Cookies 1732 1155 Rouba Shahin Middle Eastern Cooking

Choc chip peanut butter cookies are crispy on the outside, soft and slightly chewy on the inside and ready in just 15 minutes!…

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 or Assabeh Zeinab…

blackberry and white choc cheesecake served on a round board

Blackberry And White Chocolate Cheesecake

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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 best cheat dessert and…

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 is very popular in the Middle East. In fact, I believe every region and ethnicity has their way…