Pastry, cookies and biscuits

Moroccan bakes but also French and Arab bakes for the sweet tooth

Pastry, cookies and biscuits

German Amerikaners or black and white cookies

When I lived in Germany, I got so addicted to Amerikaners or black and white cakey cookies  that I had to buy them from the

Pastry, cookies and biscuits

Noisette or boule au chocolat, the Mahlaba’s leftover cake

Noisette or boule au chocolat is one of the names given to this cake ball which basically have no fixed recipe. It’s commonly found in

Ghrieba, Pastry, cookies and biscuits

Gluten-free Moroccan walnut ghrouiba or ghrieba (Macarons)

Ghrouiba is a sort of round-shaped cookie which is usually compared to macaroons. They come in different varieties and range from soft to shortbread-like in

Pastry, cookies and biscuits, Snacks and nibbles

Moroccan savoury pinwheel fekkas

Savoury fekkas biscuits come in different shapes and are usually small in size. We love to have them around especially for a family gossiping session. Left

Pastry, cookies and biscuits

Griouech- M’kherka -Chebbakia Tutorial: THE iconic Moroccan honeyed cookie for Ramadan

Today’s recipe might look complicated but I promise it’s not! I’m dedicating it to Griouech or M’kharka, It’s a must-have sweet in our Moroccan table

Pastry, cookies and biscuits, Snacks and nibbles

Moroccan street food: the beloved galetta dial Mahlaba

These amazing caky shortbreads called galette or galettas are part of our Moroccan street food repertoire. Along with the coconut macaroons I posted previously, they

Pastry, cookies and biscuits

Sweet Moroccan fried Bouchnikha and more: I know It’s not Ramadan yet!

Bouchnikhas are sweet Moroccan delicacies served during Ramadan along with a soup, or during coffee time just after the Iftar meal.. I’m posting this outside

Pastry, cookies and biscuits

Mini tigrés financiers with chocolate filling: cute indulging almond petits-fours

For those who don’t know it, Morocco has been colonised by France from 1912 to 1956, about the same time, a side was taken by

Pastry, cookies and biscuits

Indulging Viennese whirls and more

While the spritz and the whirls are pretty much available accross the world under different names and different shapes, the Viennese whirls are a big

Pastry, cookies and biscuits

Earl Grey and lemon shortbreads, very very addictive and eggless

I think this blog has more sweet recipes than anything else, and I still have plenty of recipes which I didn’t have time to post.

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