Arabic Sweets Heritage

Arabic Sweets Heritage

Arabic culture is that of celebration and hospitality and very reminiscent of their sweets – savory and crusty on the outside and delicately warm on the inside. It is also about gatherings with friends and family and celebrating a wide array of occasions and sweets are an inherent and integral part of these celebrations.

We at Arabesq mirror this amicable culture by bringing together a wide array of authentic Arabic sweets from different countries under a single roof for people from all over the World to enjoy and get acquainted to these highly palatable desserts. This is a quick pictorial guide to help you get introduced these sweets and their origin.

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Jordan

Yansoon Biscuit
A delicately flavored anise cookie baked to deliver a taste of old Jerusalem. For maximum pleasure, enjoy with a cup of your favorite tea or coffee!
Yansoon Biscuit
Cashew Finger
Chopped & sweetened cashew nuts rolled into light filo pasty dough. Baked to perfection and smothered with sugar syrup this is a wonderful sweet if you are a nut lover.
Cashew Finger
Balloryeh Walnut
A square of two decadent layers of roasted knafeh with a sweet chopped walnut filling.
Balloryeh Walnut
Mamoul Pistachio
A mouthwatering Arabian stuffed cookie made with crumbly Maamoul dough stuffed with crushed pistachios flavored with rosewater and baked to perfection.
Mamoul Pistachio
Assabeh Pistachio
Sweetened fine layers of light & crispy filo pastry filled with pistachios, rolled in finger shapes.
Assabeh Pistachio
Ish El Bolbol Pistachio
Premium pistachio nuts are set within a roasted knafeh nest. Bite sized and crunchy, one is simply not enough.
Ish El Bolbol Pistachio
Baklawa Pistachio
Sweetened fine layers of light & crispy filo pastry filled with pistachios cut into diamonds.
Baklawa Pistachio
Borma Pistachio
Sweetened prime pistachios rolled within thin strings of roasted knafeh and cut into quarter discs. Indulgent and rich, this special sweet is made from age old recipes.
Borma Pistachio
Boaj
Sweetened fine layers of light & crispy filo pastry filled with walnuts and pressed in a star shape that invites to relish it.
Boaj
Borma walnut
Sweetened prime walnuts rolled within thin strings of roasted knafeh and cut into quarter discs. Indulgent and rich, this special sweet is made from age old recipes.
Borma walnut
Mamoul Dates
A mouthwatering Arabian stuffed cookie made with crumbly Maamoul dough stuffed with date paste flavored with rosewater and baked to perfection.
Mamoul Dates
Baklawa Walnut
Sweetened fine layers of light & crispy filo pastry filled with walnuts cut into diamonds.
Baklawa Walnut
Ghriebah Plain
A simple crumbly Arabian cookie bursting with flavor. Made with flour, ghee/butter and sugar, this cookie is baked to perfection.
Ghriebah Plain
Mamoul walnut
A mouthwatering Arabian stuffed cookie made with crumbly Maamoul dough stuffed with sweetened crushed walnuts flavored with rosewater and baked to perfection.
Mamoul walnut

KSA

Saudi Coffee
A fragrant mix of coffee beans and cardamom roasted and ground to perfection.
Saudi Coffee
Turkish Coffee
A fragrant mix of coffee beans roasted and ground to perfection.
Turkish Coffee

Kuwait

Croissant Dates
A croissant shaped cookie filled with a date and walnut spread makes for a perfect partner with tea.
Croissant Dates
Simsmia Plain
A sesame indulgence made with sugar syrup and honey which will leave you craving for more.
Simsmia Plain
Bialah Mix
A mix of sesame and sugar syrup/honey is formed into small cups of deliciousness. Filled with a variety of ingredients and smothered in rich chocolate makes this treat one to remember.
Bialah Mix
Shabakia Sesame
Inspired from Morocco, this delectable sticky sweet consists of Shibakiya paste smothered with sugar syrup/honey and sesame seeds.
Shabakia Sesame
Bialah Mix
A mix of sesame and sugar syrup/honey is formed into small cups of deliciousness. Filled with a variety of ingredients and smothered in rich chocolate makes this treat one to remember.
Bialah Mix
Halwa
A sweet confection with a unique texture made from sesame seed paste and formed into cubes.
Halwa
Rangina
A sweet date paste is infused with cardamom and cinnamon for a true Arabian taste. It is then stuffed and covered with the finest walnuts and pistachio making it an indulgent sweet.
Rangina
Berhi coconut
Sweet berhi date paste is stuffed with crushed hazelnuts and shredded coconut flakes for a memorable melt in your mouth that is a treat to your palate.
Berhi coconut
Filled Simsmia
A mix of sesame and sugar syrup/honey is formed into small cups of deliciousness. Filled with the finest raisins and nuts, this treat makes any gathering extra special.
Filled Simsmia
Mamoul Dates
A mouthwatering Arabian stuffed cookie made with crumbly Mamoul dough stuffed with dates paste flavored with rosewater and baked to perfection.
Mamoul Dates
Hazelnut Truffles
Halwa mixed with hazelnuts to form a truffle is topped with magical feuilletine flakes for extra crunch.
Hazelnut Truffles
Plain rahash cubes
Sweetened Rahash (sesame seed) paste formed into mouthwatering bite sized cubes.
Plain rahash cubes
Filled Simsmia
A mix of sesame and sugar syrup/honey is formed into small cups of deliciousness. Filled with the finest raisins and nuts, this treat makes any gathering extra special.
Filled Simsmia
Fig Balls
Tangy fig paste is rolled and covered with almonds for a sweet treat with a bit of crunch.
Fig Balls
Bialah Mix
A mix of sesame and sugar syrup/honey is formed into small cups of deliciousness. Filled with a variety of ingredients and smothered in rich chocolate makes this treat one to remember.
Bialah Mix
Plain Ghriebah
A simple crumbly Arabian cookie bursting with flavor. Made with flour, ghee/butter and sugar, this cookie is baked to perfection.
Plain Ghriebah
Ghriebeh Anis
A simple crumbly Arabian cookie bursting with flavor. Made with flour, ghee/butter and sugar and is infused with fragrant anise.
Ghriebeh Anis
Yawameh
Yawameh is a mix of Damlouj and Baid al Geta.
Yawameh
Rahash Pistachio
Sweetened Rahash (sesame seed) paste covered with pistachios, a perfect marriage of two sweet yet fine ingredients.
Rahash Pistachio
Darabeel Cinnamon
Cinnamon flavored crispy rolls made from an age old Kuwaiti recipe. Indulge in this crunchy snack with a cup of tea or pair it with ice-cream in the summer months.
Darabeel Cinnamon
Ghriebah Pistachio
A crumbly Arabian cookie bursting with flavor. Made with flour, ghee/butter and sugar, and mixed with pistachios after which this cookie is baked to perfection.
Ghriebah Pistachio
Shibakiya
Inspired from Morocco, this delectable sticky sweet consists of Shibakiya paste smothered with sugar syrup/honey and sesame seeds.
Shibakiya
Baid Al Geta
This Kuwaiti classic delicacy is an egg shaped baked saffron cookie stuffed with a mix of walnut, cardamom and rosewater.
Baid Al Geta
Dipped Dates
A fine selection of Arabian dates dipped in a smooth white chocolate butter and topped with sesame seeds for a best of all worlds experience.
Dipped Dates
Damlooj
This Kuwaiti classic delicacy is an egg shaped baked saffron cookie stuffed with a mix of walnut, cardamom and rosewater.
Damlooj
A very arabic sweet that represents the sweetness of the arabic hospitality. It has dates covered in cardamon powder.
Dates with Hail
Dates Walnut
A fine selection of Arabian dates stuffed with walnuts and cinnamon for a special treat.
Dates Walnut
Ghriebah Malaki
A crumbly Arabian cookie bursting with flavor. Made with flour, ghee/butter and sugar, and mixed with sesame and almonds after which this cookie is baked to perfection.
Ghriebah Malaki
Caramel stick
Caramel on a stick coated with coconut sprinkles make for an indulgent sweet.
Caramel stick

Lebanon

Borma Pistachio
Sweetened prime pistachios rolled within thin strings of roasted knafeh and cut into quarter discs. Indulgent and rich, this special sweet is made from age old recipes.
Borma Pistachio
Kol W Shkour
A generous serving of sweetened chopped first grade pistachios fill a light filo pastry dough and is baked to perfection.
Kol W Shkour
Assabeh Cashew
Chopped & sweetened cashew nuts rolled into light filo pasty dough. Baked to perfection and smothered with sugar syrup this is a wonderful sweet if you are a nut lover.
Assabeh Cashew
Baklawa Pistachio
Sweetened fine layers of light & crispy filo pastry filled with pistachios cut into diamonds.
Baklawa Pistachio
Balloryeh Walnut
A square of two decadent layers of roasted knafeh with a sweet chopped walnut filling.
Balloryeh Walnut
Mamoul Walnut
A mouthwatering Arabian stuffed cookie made with crumbly Mamoul dough stuffed with sweetened crushed walnuts flavored with rosewater and baked to perfection.
Mamoul Walnut
Basbousa
A delicate rich cake made with semolina and orange blossom smothered with sugar syrup. This delicious indulgence comes topped with a toasted almond.
Basbousa
Kol W Shkour
A generous serving of sweetened chopped first grade pistachios fill a light filo pastry dough and is baked to perfection.
Kol W Shkour
Borma walnut
Sweetened prime walnuts rolled within thin strings of roasted knafeh and cut into quarter discs. Indulgent and rich, this special sweet is made from age old recipes.
Borma walnut
Balloryeh PIstachio
A square of two decadent layers of roasted knafeh with a sweet chopped pistachio filling.
Balloryeh PIstachio
Mamoul Dates
A mouthwatering Arabian stuffed cookie made with crumbly Mamoul dough stuffed with date paste flavored with rosewater and baked to perfection.
Mamoul Dates
Assabeh Cashew
Chopped & sweetened cashew nuts rolled into light filo pasty dough. Baked to perfection and smothered with sugar syrup this is a wonderful sweet if you are a nut lover.
Assabeh Cashew
Mamoul Pistachio
A mouthwatering Arabian stuffed cookie made with crumbly Maamoul dough stuffed with crushed pistachios flavored with rosewater and baked to perfection.
Mamoul Pistachio
Baklawa Walnut
Sweetened fine layers of light & crispy filo pastry filled with walnuts cut into diamonds.
Baklawa Walnut
Osh al boulbol Pistachio
Premium pistachio nuts are set within a roasted knafeh nest. Bite sized and crunchy, one is simply not enough.
Osh al boulbol Pistachio
Concentrated Grenadine
A Levantine special concentrate used in cooking & preparing refreshing drinks. Made with hundreds of fresh pomegranate fruits, each bottle comes bursting with tangy flavors.
Concentrated Grenadine
Borma walnut
Sweetened prime walnuts rolled within thin strings of roasted knafeh and cut into quarter discs. Indulgent and rich, this special sweet is made from age old recipes.
Borma walnut
Mamoul walnut
A mouthwatering Arabian stuffed cookie made with crumbly Maamoul dough stuffed with sweetened crushed walnuts flavored with rosewater and baked to perfection.
Mamoul walnut
Mamoul Mad Walnut
Two layers of samolina dough, filled with Walnut pieces, cut into squares and baked until golden.
Mamoul Mad Walnut
Mamoul Mad Pistachio
Two layers of samolina dough, filled with pistachios, cut into squares and baked until golden.
Mamoul Mad Pistachio
Borma Pistachio
Sweetened prime pistachios rolled within thin strings of roasted knafeh and cut into quarter discs. Indulgent and rich, this special sweet is made from age old recipes.
Borma Pistachio
Boaj
Sweetened fine layers of light & crispy filo pastry filled with walnuts and pressed in a star shape that invites to relish it.
Boaj
Namoura
An indulgent rich cake made with semolina and coconut topped with almonds, pistachios and cashew nuts.
Namoura
Mamoul Dates
A mouthwatering Arabian stuffed cookie made with crumbly Maamoul dough stuffed with date paste flavored with rosewater and baked to perfection.
Mamoul Dates
Rose Water
A delicately flavored and scented water made by steeping rose petals. Used to add a fragrant note to desserts but can also be used for beautifying skin.
Rose Water
Assabeh Pistachio
Sweetened fine layers of light & crispy filo pastry filled with pistachios, rolled in finger shapes.
Assabeh Pistachio
Blossom Water
A clear perfumed water made from distilling orange blossoms. Adding a fresh aroma to desserts, this water can also be used to infuse drinking water.
Blossom Water

Syria

Mamoul dates
A mouthwatering Arabian stuffed cookie made with crumbly Maamoul dough stuffed with date paste flavored with rosewater and baked to perfection.
Mamoul dates
Kol W Shkour
A generous serving of sweetened chopped first grade pistachios fill a light filo pastry dough and is baked to perfection.
Kol W Shkour
Barazik
Thin round cookies dipped in sesame seeds and pistachios. Baked to perfection, they can be enjoyed any time of day especially when you are looking for an energy boost.
Barazik
Osh al boulbol Pistachio
Premium pistachio nuts are set within a roasted knafeh nest. Bite sized and crunchy, one is simply not enough.
Osh al boulbol Pistachio
Mamoul dates
A mouthwatering Arabian stuffed cookie made with crumbly Maamoul dough stuffed with date paste flavored with rosewater and baked to perfection.
Mamoul dates
Mamoul Dates
A mouthwatering Arabian stuffed cookie made with crumbly Maamoul dough stuffed with date paste flavored with rosewater and baked to perfection.
Mamoul Dates
Baklawa Pistachio
Sweetened fine layers of light & crispy filo pastry filled with pistachios cut into diamonds.
Baklawa Pistachio
Balloryeh Walnut
A square of two decadent layers of roasted knafeh with a sweet chopped walnut filling.
Balloryeh Walnut
Osh al boulbol  Cashew
Sweetened toasted knafe strings moulded into a nest and filled with cashew nuts makes for a light sweet.
Osh al boulbol Cashew
Osh al boulbol
Premium pistachio nuts are set within a roasted knafeh nest. Bite sized and crunchy, one is simply not enough.
Osh al boulbol
Mamoul Bitter Orange
A mouthwatering Arabian stuffed cookie made with crumbly Maamoul dough stuffed with bitter orange paste baked to perfection.
Mamoul Bitter Orange
Mamoul walnut
A mouthwatering Arabian stuffed cookie made with crumbly Maamoul dough stuffed with sweetened crushed walnuts flavored with rosewater and baked to perfection.
Mamoul walnut
Plain Ghriebah
A simple crumbly Arabian cookie bursting with flavor. Made with flour, ghee/butter and sugar, this cookie is baked to perfection.
Plain Ghriebah
Balloryeh Bayda
A square of two decadent layers of knafeh with a sweet chopped pistachio filling.
Balloryeh Bayda
Ghreibeh
A simple crumbly Arabian cookie bursting with flavor. Made with flour, ghee/butter and sugar, this cookie is baked to perfection.
Ghreibeh
Mamoul Apricot
A mouthwatering Arabian stuffed cookie made with crumbly Maamoul dough stuffed with apricot paste baked to perfection.
Mamoul Apricot
Golden baked sweetened triangles of fine layers of filo pastry stuffed with pistachios.
Warbat Pistachio
Balloryeh
A square of two decadent layers of roasted knafeh with a sweet chopped pistachio filling.
Balloryeh
Barazik
Thin round cookies dipped in sesame seeds and pistachios. Baked to perfection, they can be enjoyed any time of day especially when you are looking for an energy boost.
Barazik
Biscuits with Nuts
Absolute treat to your eyes and palate since this is our best bisucuits collection. It is made with a crumbly crust filled with dates paste and topped with premium nuts such as pistachios, almods, cashews and pine nuts.
Biscuits with Nuts
Biscuits with Nuts
Absolute treat to your eyes and palate since this is our best bisucuits collection. It is made with a crumbly crust filled with dates paste and topped with premium nuts such as pistachios, almods, cashews and pine nuts.
Biscuits with Nuts
Cashew Finger
Chopped & sweetened cashew nuts rolled into light filo pasty dough. Baked to perfection and smothered with sugar syrup this is a wonderful sweet if you are a nut lover.
Cashew Finger
Biscuits with Nuts
Absolute treat to your eyes and palate since this is our best bisucuits collection. It is made with a crumbly crust filled with dates paste and topped with premium nuts such as pistachios, almods, cashews and pine nuts.
Biscuits with Nuts
Balloryeh Pistachio
A square of two decadent layers of roasted knafeh with a sweet chopped pistachio filling.
Balloryeh Pistachio
Mamoul Pistachio
An elegant white box containing the finest Pistachio Maamoul makes for a great treat for any home. These delicately stuffed cookies make for a sweet snack.
Mamoul Pistachio
Assiea
Whole pistachio nuts fill delicate layers of light filo pastry dough. Baked to perfection this delicacy will surely satisfy your sweet cravings.
Assiea
Balloryeh Walnut
A square of two decadent layers of roasted knafeh with a sweet chopped walnut filling.
Balloryeh Walnut
Mamoul walnut
A mouthwatering Arabian stuffed cookie made with crumbly Maamoul dough stuffed with sweetened crushed walnuts flavored with rosewater and baked to perfection.
Mamoul walnut
Biscuits with Nuts
Absolute treat to your eyes and palate since this is our best bisucuits collection. It is made with a crumbly crust filled with dates paste and topped with premium nuts such as pistachios, almods, cashews and pine nuts.
Biscuits with Nuts
Kol W Shkour
A generous serving of sweetened chopped first grade pistachios fill a light filo pastry dough and is baked to perfection.
Kol W Shkour
Baklawa Assieh
Whole pistachio nuts fill delicate layers of light filo pastry dough. Baked to perfection this delicacy will surely satisfy your sweet cravings.
Baklawa Assieh
Barazik
Thin round cookies dipped in sesame seeds and pistachios. Baked to perfection, they can be enjoyed any time of day especially when you are looking for an energy boost.
Barazik
Mabrouma Pistachio
Sweetened prime pistachios rolled within thin strings of roasted knafeh and cut into quarter discs. Indulgent and rich, this special sweet is made from age old recipes.
Mabrouma Pistachio
Osh al boulbol Pistachio
Premium pistachio nuts are set within a roasted knafeh nest. Bite sized and crunchy, one is simply not enough.
Osh al boulbol Pistachio
Baklawa Snoubar
Sweetened fine filo pastry stuffed with crushed pine nuts baked to perfection.
Baklawa Snoubar
Cashew Finger
Chopped & sweetened cashew nuts rolled into light filo pasty dough. Baked to perfection and smothered with sugar syrup this is a wonderful sweet if you are a nut lover.
Cashew Finger
Mamoul Fig
A mouthwatering Arabian stuffed cookie made with crumbly Maamoul dough stuffed with fig paste baked to perfection.
Mamoul Fig
Balloryeh PIstachio
A square of two decadent layers of roasted knafeh with a sweet chopped pistachio filling.
Balloryeh PIstachio
Warbat Snoubar
Golden baked sweetened triangles of fine layers of filo pastry stuffed with pine nuts.
Warbat Snoubar
Mamoul Pistachio
A mouthwatering Arabian stuffed cookie made with crumbly Maamoul dough stuffed with crushed pistachios flavored with rosewater and baked to perfection.
Mamoul Pistachio
Biscuits with Nuts
Absolute treat to your eyes and palate since this is our best bisucuits collection. It is made with a crumbly crust filled with dates paste and topped with premium nuts such as pistachios, almods, cashews and pine nuts.
Biscuits with Nuts
Borma Pistachio
Sweetened prime pistachios rolled within thin strings of roasted knafeh and cut into quarter discs. Indulgent and rich, this special sweet is made from age old recipes.
Borma Pistachio

UAE

Assortment of finest  Emirate  sweets
These bite sized baked sweet biscuits make for a delightful snack for all ages.
Assortment of finest Emirate sweets
Arabic Coffee
A fragrant mix of coffee beans roasted and ground to perfection.
Arabic Coffee
Arabic Coffee VIP
A fragrant mix of coffee beans roasted and ground to perfection.
Arabic Coffee VIP
Assortment of finest salty Emirate  cookies
These bite sized baked salty biscuits make for a tempting savoury snack for all ages.
Assortment of finest salty Emirate cookies