Top 10 Eid Recipes From Around The World
Eid-ul-Fitr, the holy Islamic festival, marking the end of the month long fast observed during Ramadan, is just round the corner and every devout Muslim household around the world would be gearing up for the festivities. To help you with preparations, here is a list of the top 10 Eid recipes that will make your guests take a ride to culinary heaven.
Eid celebrations cannot be imagined without some sweet dishes and this milk, dried dates and vermicelli based dish tops the list. In fact, in South-East Asian countries, the Eid Dawat is considered incomplete without this delicacy.
Also known as Laasida, this is a couscous-based porridge that is traditionally prepared in Morocco for the Eid breakfast.
One more sweet from the Indian subcontinent, Malpuas are basically fritters usually filled with dried fruits and served dipped in thick sugary syrup; a perfect treat for the sweet toothed, this is another perfect Eid breakfast dish.
Want to give a unique start to your meal? This dried fruit compote is definitely the answer. Serve this Egyptian Sweet beverage as a welcome drink and impress your guests even before their first morsel.
No Muslim feast can be complete without the succulent portions of lamb or gosht. Grilled Lamb kebabs are probably the perfect global way to start your feast. Serve it with a mint dip for an exotic touch.
For the more adventurous who would like to include something contemporary in their menu, crispy chicken is the best bet. This is not a traditional Muslim dish, but is sure to be a hit with both children and elders alike.
A traditional Pakistani specialty that probably originated in the city of Lahore, chicken chargha is a spicy treat and a perfect main course for your Eid menu.
This rich, creamy, slightly spicy, and wonderfully aromatic dish is perfect for a feast fit for a king.
This honey spiced lamb tajine from Morocco is one of the must have Eid recipes for all those who would like to try something new while sticking to the tradition.
Can anyone think of an Eid feast without the ever so famous Biryani!? Even though over the years several variations of this recipe have evolved including the vegan Biryani, we suggest you stick to the traditional for Eid.
Do not forget to thank the Almighty for his grace and kindness before indulging in the delectable Eid dishes prepared for the special feast.