Monday, July 14, 2014

Qatayef, Atayef (Arabic dessert)

Qatayef is a middle eastern dessert made of a dough similar to pancakes, filled with cheese or nuts and soaked in sugar syrup. It is commonly served during Ramadan.


The dough:
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 tbs corn flour
½ cup semolina
2 tbs sugar
1 tsp instant yeast
2 tsp baking powder
1 tbs orange blossom water
1 tsp vanilla extract
2 ½ cup warm water

Cheese filling:
200g cream cheese
6 tbs thick cream (qashta, gaimar)
2 tbs icing sugar

Walnuts filling:
1 cup crushed walnuts
1 tbs icing sugar
1 tsp cinnamon powder 

Sugar syrup: A link to the sugar syrup recipe


watch the steps demonstrated in the video above

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