Easy Kunafa with Cream (Ashta) and Cheese


Kunafa is an iconic Middle Eastern dessert, made with shredded Kataifi (phyllo) pastry dough, kashta (ashta or cream) and cheese, smothered with a sweet orange blossom simple syrup. Baked to golden perfection, enjoy the stringy cheese pulls, biting into the crispy Kunafa and relishing well-balanced flavours of the cream filling.  There are many Kunafa connoisseurs out there who may scoff at my Kunafa recipe and point out that it is…

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No Churn Chunky Monkey Ice Cream

no churn chunky monkey ice cream

Beat the heat with this no churn Chunky Monkey ice cream made with cheap pantry ingredients. All you need is whipping cream, condensed milk, frozen banana, chopped chocolate and walnuts to make this Ben & Jerry’s favourite at home! Only 5 minutes to make and even quicker to devour. Try it today! Watch how to make No Churn Chunky Monkey Ice Cream at the end of post Ben & Jerry’s…

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Kulfi (Indian Cream Popsicle)

kulfi indian cream popsicle

Try making this unique cream popsicle that will leave your taste buds wanting more! Kulfi is an Indian staple during summer and you can’t stop at one! Traditionally made by boiling and reducing milk (malai), this is an easy version of Kulfi using condensed milk, evaporated milk, cardamom and pistachios to make a rich, creamy, indulgent popsicle. I made this Kulfi during winter and they were gone in no time,…

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Brazilian Churrascaria Style Grilled Pineapple

brazilian cinnamon grilled pineapple

No need to go to a Brazilian churrascaria to indulge on cinnamon grilled pineapples! Make this easy grilling recipe at home in summer or any time of the year when you want a quick dessert. A great side for meats, even better topped with some ice cream. Grill these churrascaria style pineapple today! The first time I heard of grilling pineapple was on Oprah. I vaguely remember a retired sports…

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