Sfoof – wonderful turmeric cake


Sfoof is an Arabic cake with their appearance and flavor make one very happy, it lights up like the sun. Appealing to them most because it is not typical sweet as other Arab pastries are happy and contains no rosewater or orange blossom water that may not appeal to everyone. Turmeric adds not much flavor…

Beghrir – the 1000s hole pancakes


Here’s another slightly different recipe for pancakes from Morocco. Beghrir or the thousand holes pancake. It has got the name after the hole formed when frying pancakes. The more holes that are formed , the better it becomes. There is an art to get those pancakes perfect, but practice makes perfect , is a common…

Rghaif or Msmmen – Moroccon pancakes


How good isn’t it with pancakes. How do you like your pancakes? And there are so many different kinds of pancakes. All equally good. I still remember when I was a child, was pancake the only thing I refused to eat . It persisted until I became an adult. Why I did not like the…

Basbousa – Semolina cake with rose water


This famous cake has countless recipes. One sweeter than the other. But since I’m not a lover of very sweet sweets to eat, so I’ve adapted it a bit more European flavor. In all the countries I have visited in the Middle East and North Africa, so it’s there, like a dear old friend. Appearance…