Egyptian Sweet Couscous Dessert

“Among the variations of couscous, this recipe from Egypt is unrivaled for the sweet-toothed palate. Serve with a cold glass of milk or a demitasse of heavy Arabic coffee. Found for Zaar World Tour II.”
READY IN:
25mins
SERVES:
6
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Bring fruit juice & rose water to a boil, add couscous, stir well, cover, remove from heat & let stand 15 minutes. Fluff with a fork.
  2. Rub well into grains 3 Tbs. melted sweet butter.
  3. Combine couscous with 1/4 cup each finely ground blanched almonds and pistachio nuts.
  4. Mound on serving platter and sprinkle with mixture of powdered sugar & cinnamon.
  5. Garnish with kufeta (candy-coated almonds) & pomegranate seeds.

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