In pics: Meet one of the oldest Kunafa makers in Luxor

Mon, 04 Apr 2022 - 01:44 GMT

During the Holy month of Ramadan, Egyptian families prepare special oriental sweets to eat after the breakfast meal, atop of these desserts is the Kunafa.

In pics: How Ramadan’s favored dessert ‘Kunafa’ is made

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 01:27 GMT

Among the most favored desserts in the holy month of Ramadan is the Kunafa.

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.

Hypothesis: Don’t Mix! Chocolate and Simple Syrup

Wed, 13 Jun 2018 - 02:31 GMT

Competition is fierce among high-end pastry shops, who are all scrambling to churn out “innovative” sweets. The results are dessert-asters marrying traditional sweets with flavors, toppings and trimmings that should never be mixed.

Best dessert in Cairo discovered at Mince burger joint

Tue, 05 Sep 2017 - 06:44 GMT

The best dessert in Cairo was just located in a burger place, people. Welcome to Waterway’s Mince Burger.

Morocco: Taste of Sahara!

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 12:38 GMT

Morocco is where desert welcomes tourists as it should. Between hospitality and showing of the real experience.

French croissants at risk from spiralling butter prices

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 - 12:47 GMT

Could the very existence of croissants in France be in danger?

My safari in al-Fayoum dessert

Sun, 14 May 2017 - 10:06 GMT

I had a day-use trip to the deep desert of al-Fayoum last summer; an experience I will always remember.

Recipe of The Day: Vintage Chocolate Chip Cookies

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 - 07:30 GMT