Cheesecake Baklava 41 mins Ratings. Let it cool in the water bath and then put it in the fridge with both forms overnight. Get helpful baking tips and recipes for cookies, cakes, breads, and more treats, delivered right to your inbox. Give your toast a twist by topping with radish, sumac and the Middle Eastern soft cheese, labneh. Umm Ali Bread Pudding 45 mins Ratings. This cake recipe was given to me by my sister-in-law named Laela. Cut cake into diamond shapes with a sharp knife. Bake at 400 degrees for 35 to 45 minutes or until it is lightly browned. Most Arab families are very simple minded and poor. Tahini Buckeye Candy 30 mins Ratings. Pistachio Cake With Cardamom Glaze 70 mins Ratings. ... Ratings. Place the form in another, larger form with 3/4″ (2 cm) of hot water in it. Pour cold syrup on top when the cake is still hot so that it will absorb the syrup thoroughly. Pour the cake mixture in the middle of the form. Invert the ready caramel cake in a platter the next day. Caramelize 5 tbsp sugar in a cake form and pour the caramel mixture in it. You will not see any Betty Crocker cake mixes in Arab homes and they use the simplest of ingredients. For a sweet treat, swap the radish for fresh figs and drizzle with honey Fig and Honey Smoothie 5 mins Ratings. Sprinkle finely chopped pistashios on top of each square.