This Recipe for Om Ali (a favourite Middle Eastern pudding) is based on a recipe by Claudia Roden. In Saudi Arabia and across the Middle East, Om Ali is probably one of the most popular desserts available.Usually made with layers of filo or puff pastry, both produce excellent results:
Chef Amjad, Pastry Chef at the Sheraton Riyadh Hotel has sent in this great recipe for Basbousa (A Traditional Arabic Sweet). A Great dessert to share with the whole family at Iftar in Ramadan. There is also a great You Tube Video available where you can watch him prepare the dessert step by step.
When Jeddah Food heard that Ruby Tuesday recently had a reshuffle and was under new management and with a new menu. We thought it was about time to give this American diner a look, it was also after 9pm on a Tuesday! (how very appropriate we thought). Located on Andalus Street right across from TGI [...]
Tel: 02 6144462
Samadi is a great little Middle Eastern Bakery tucked between Goodies and the Ligne Roset furniture store on Rawdah Street. Just before you come to Big Bite and the Bamboo Lobster Restaurant. They specialize in Arabic pastries, sweets and cakes, and are one of the better bakeries in town.In Ramadan their sweets are increasingly popular [...]
Tel: 02 6642424
Saied Restaurant is located just in front of the Gulf Plaza building on Madinah Road, just after King Saud Mosque if you are heading towards Madinah. The interior is much like that of Al Baik inside, with simple chairs and tables for dining, more seating is available upstairs for families,
Tel: 02 2568328