What is a good Moroccan dessert?

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  • Baklava.
  • Almond Briouat.
  • Ktefa (Jawhara)
  • Meskouta (Moroccan Lemon Cake)
  • Moroccan Beghrir (Semolina Honeycomb Pancakes)
  • Sfenj (Moroccan Doughnuts)
  • Maamoul (Arabian Date Filled Cookies)
  • Ghriba (Almond Crescent Cookies)

How do you make Baseema?


  1. Prepare the sugar syrup by mixing all the ingredients given under sugar syrup.
  2. Preheat the oven @ 180° C.
  3. Beat together the eggs and icing sugar until pale and frothy.
  4. Sieve the flour & baking powder.
  5. Bake for 35-40 min or until the inserted toothpick comes out clean.

How do you make cardamom cake?


  1. Heat oven to 180c fan.
  2. Grease and flour a 23cm round cake tin.
  3. Mix the dry ingredients in a bowl.
  4. Add butter, egg, and milk and stir to a smooth batter.
  5. Pour batter into tin, smoothing the surface with a spatula.
  6. Bake in the lower half of the oven for approx 30 minutes.
  7. Let cool before removing from tin.

Does orange and cardamom go together?

Cardamom – One of my favorite spices is cardamom! It’s beautifully aromatic and has a warm, citrusy flavor that pairs just beautifully with oranges!

What is the traditional food in Morocco?


  • Tagine. We had tagine multiple times while in Morocco.
  • Couscous (National Dish of Morocco) Couscous is originally from Morocco and typically served with meat or vegetable stew.
  • Zalouk.
  • Fish Chermoula.
  • Harira.
  • Bastilla (Chicken or Pigeon Pie)
  • Makouda.
  • Khobz.

What are some traditional Moroccan foods?

10 Famous Moroccan Foods You Should Try

  • 01 of 10. Couscous. Jan Greune / Getty Images.
  • 02 of 10. Moroccan Chicken Bastilla. The Spruce / Christine Benlafquih.
  • 03 of 10. Tagine.
  • 04 of 10. Chicken With Preserved Lemon and Olives.
  • 05 of 10. Lamb or Beef With Prunes.
  • 06 of 10. Kefta Meatball Tagine.
  • 07 of 10. Rfissa.
  • 08 of 10. Harira.

How much cardamom should I add to my cake?

Cardamom: being such a plain cake, I suggest 2 teaspoons of freshly ground cardamom. But you can add more or less if you’re already familiar with the flavor. It’s a strong spice, keep that in mind if it’s your first time using it.

What does cardamom cake taste like?

What does cardamom taste like? Cardamom has a fresh, floral, minty and lemony flavor that works great with citrus in baked goods, such as this cake.

What recipes use cardamom?

Cardamom recipes

  1. Banana, coconut & cardamom bread. A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.
  2. Cardamom chicken with lime leaves.
  3. Cardamom buns.
  4. Cardamom custard.
  5. Mandazi (coconut & cardamom beignets)
  6. Chocolate, cardamom & hazelnut torte.
  7. Plum, raspberry jam & cardamom crumble squares.
  8. Seville orange, vanilla & cardamom marmalade.

What does cardamom taste like?

The green pods, elettaria cardamomum, also known as “true cardamom,” have the characteristics most recognized as cardamom flavor: an herbal warmth like a fragrant cross between eucalyptus, mint, and pepper—more citrusy than fennel and sweeter than cumin.

What is the most famous food in Morocco?

Don’t leave Morocco without trying…

  1. B’ssara. At a few pennies a bowl, this rich soup of dried broad beans is traditionally served for breakfast, topped with a swirl of olive oil, a sprinkling of cumin and bread fresh from the oven.
  2. Tagine.
  3. Fish chermoula.
  4. Harira.
  5. Kefta tagine.
  6. Couscous.
  7. Makouda.
  8. Zaalouk.

What is the most famous Moroccan dish?

Harira. The most famous soup that Moroccans have throughout the year and during the sacred month of Ramadan to break the fast every day. Harira is among the most complete dishes in the Moroccan diet.