DIY Kahk: How to make your Eid cookies at home

Wed, 10 Apr 2024 - 07:33 GMT

Many Egyptian families prefer to prepare Eid al-Fitr Kahk (cookies filled with nuts and covered with powdered sugar) at home amid the joy of children, instead of buying it from bakeries.

Acquaint yourself with how the majority of Egyptians celebrate Eid al-Fitr

Sun, 01 May 2022 - 01:16 GMT

Ramadan is about to end and Muslims around the world are ready to celebrate Eid al-Fitr.

Petit fours lover? Here is a recipe for home made cookies ahead of Eid al-Fitr

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 11:54 GMT

Enjoying the habit of family members gathering to prepare different types of Eid cookies is one of the main reasons housewives prefer home-made biscuits.

In pics: Making kahk, biscuits ahead of Eid al-Fitr in Luxor

Wed, 20 Apr 2022 - 02:56 GMT

Biscuits and kahk are among the famous patisserie eaten during Eid al-Fitr.

Eid's Kahk and biscuits' smells waft from Egyptian: Learn Egyptian Kahk’s recipe

Tue, 04 May 2021 - 02:25 GMT

One of the main, most joyous signs Eid is approaching is the Kahk smell that overwhelms the streets of Egypt.

In pics: Egyptians perform Eid al-Fitr prayer

Wed, 05 Jun 2019 - 12:32 GMT

Millions of Egyptians performed Eid al-Fitr prayer nationwide on Wednesday, celebrating the end of the holy month of Ramadan during which Muslims fasted from dawn to sunset.

For chocolate lovers: Here is a Nutella Kahk recipe

Wed, 05 Jun 2019 - 09:23 GMT

Egyptians either bake Kahk at home or buy it at the bakery. Thus, bakeries are crowded in the last few days of Ramadan with Kahk buyers.

Kahk Uncontested

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 - 07:00 GMT

Ramadan may have its basboussa, kunafa and qatayef jostling for space on the dessert table, but come Eid one cookie reigns supreme: kahk. Food blogger Tasbih Sallam shares her modern-day recipe for the traditional Eid treat.

Eid al-Fitr with a Sudanese flavor

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 - 09:01 GMT

Sudan is a country where you witness the mixture of both African and Arabic culture.

From the Pharoahs to Eid al-Fitr table – Egyptian 'kahk'

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 - 08:00 GMT

An event was held by The Department of Cultural Development and Awareness of the Archaeology in Alexandria, to trace the production of the “kahk” since the pharaonic age