Iraqi Desserts

The national cookie, kleicha, shares top dessert billing in the Middle East's Iraq with baklawa, the Iraqi version of Greek baklava. Qatayef, an Arab dessert reserved for the Muslim holiday of Ramadan, is a sweet crepe filled with cheese.

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Baklava

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This classic Greek dessert is renowned for its layers of paper-thin phyllo and cinnamon-walnut filling all drenched with a honey syrup.

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