Date-filled Kleicha

Kleichat il-Tamur

Preparation info
    • Difficulty


Appears in
Delights from the Garden of Eden

By Nawal Nasrallah

Published 2019

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The following are the two traditional ways of shaping date-filled kleicha.


  • Take a piece of dough the size of a walnut, and flatten it with the fingers into a disc. Put a heaped teaspoon of date filling in the middle of the disc. Gather the edges and seal them well to prevent the date from showing. Form into a slightly flattened ball, make a dent in the middle with your thumb, and shape