Making Simple Baklava

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Appears in
The Complete Guide to Traditional Jewish Cooking

By Marlena Spieler

Published 2016

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The secret to perfect baklava is to pour very cold syrup over a hot pastry, or very hot syrup over a cold pastry.



  1. Preheat the oven to 200°C/400°F/Gas 6. Layer six sheets of filo pastry in a shallow dish, brushing each layer with melted butter or oil