There are so many delicious Arabic foods which range from mild to spicy and all of them have their own unique and wonderful flavours.
Sometimes it is just easy to go for a simple chocolate cake or ice cream for dessert, but there are so many delicious Arabic desserts that you may never have heard of which are well worth a try. What better way is there to end a tasty Arabic meal than with some classic Arabic sweets? Let's take a look at some of the best Arabic sweets you can find right here in Dubai.
1. Mixed Helou
For a simple dessert you can share with friends and family or just keep for yourself, check out the Mixed Helou over at Flooka. This dish is a selection of a range of classic Arabic sweets. Take yourself on a flavour-filled food adventure as you sample each yummy treat. They are the perfect way to end a meal and you'll be coming back to them time and time again.
2. Um Fahad Lgaimat
A classic taste of Kuwaiti cuisine is exactly what you will find at Khaneed Kuwaiti Cusine. Each of their dishes is a sample of traditional and authentic Kuwaiti food and one of their best dessert options has to be the Um Fahal Lgaimat. This sweet treat is made using deep-fried dough balls which are served with a drizzle of sweet and tasty molasses. It is a simple dish but it is packed with great flavour. It takes just one bite to fall in love with this yummy dessert.
3. Baklava with Ice Cream
It doesn't get more classic than the humble Baklava and the fragrant, mastic-infused ones served at Mastihashop are some of the best in town. Baklava is one of the most famous Middle Eastern desserts, known and loved by people from all over the world. It is a filo pastry which is sweetened, filled with chopped nuts and drizzled with either syrup or honey. The ones served here also come with a dollop of ice cream, which makes them even more delicious.
4. Good Old Knafeh
Knafeh is a cheese based dessert originating from Palestine and the ones at Man'oushe Street are definitely worth a try. This dessert is made using a cheese-stuffed pastry and sesame bread which is soaked in a sweet syrup and topped with crunchy nuts and rose petals. This dish is loved by many across the Arabian peninsula and around the world and once you try it you will become a convert as well.
If you feel like it is time to branch out from your usual dessert options, then trying out some Arabic sweet treats is definitely a great idea. With so many delicious options to choose from, there is no way you can be disappointed. So, what are you waiting for? Satisfy your sweet tooth and try some of these as soon as possible!
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