Atayef: Mini-pancakes with custard


How delicious do those mini-pancakes look in the picture up top!?

One word: YUMMY.

‘Atayef’ are one of my absolute favorite Lebanese desserts. They are little pancakes stuffed with ‘ashta’- which basically means ‘custard’ in Arabic.

Of course, like any other dish, there are many different recipes. The recipe, shown below, is the easiest way to make Atayef. Oh, and did I mention delicious?

Almost all of my recipes are adapted from my mom’s famous recipe collection (Thanks, mamma!). Continue reading