Egyptian cake with coconut recipes

Jamaican Lemonade

Jamaican Lemonade

I absolutely loved the Limoonada (Egyptian Orange Blossom Lemonade) that we had for Egypt month, so I jumped at the chance to make another variation from another culture
Shopping at Lidl for Christmas desserts

Shopping at Lidl for Christmas desserts

Also known as honey cake it’s origins can be traced back to the Egyptians, Greeks and Romans. In our house we cut the Christmas cake on Christmas Eve so we could leave a piece out for Santa with a mince pie
Basbousa

Basbousa

Basbousa is an Egyptian semolina cake drenched in sugar syrup. So basically you bake the cake, make a sugar syrup and drizzle it over the cake and top with some sliced / slivered (flaked) almonds and coconut chips and that's it