How to make it

  • Heat sugar and water over medium heat till sugar is dissolved, then boil for 3 minutes and let it cool.
  • Preheat oven to375f, position rack in center of oven. Grease a 9 inchx1/2 inch in height pan or heatproof glass dish with ghee or melted butter.
  • Beat eggs, vanilla and sugar until thick and pale in color . Add yogurt and beat until just combined. Sift together the plain flour, baking powder and semolina and fold in two batches over the eggs mixture. Add coconut and fold again. Pour in prepared pan and smooth top. Bake for 35 minutes until springy to the touch and a skewer inserted in the center comes out clean. Remove from oven and pour cold syrup over the top. Let cool completely. Cut into squares. Sift icing sugar over the top.
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  • leonora5 6 years ago
    Fantastic recipe and photos - your recipes are amazing!
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  • cheezwhuz 6 years ago
    Ahmed! Love the step-by-step photos. Very appealing. PS I like magali777's idea of citrus in the syrup! Your recipes always look so delish! Keep up the great work!:)
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    " It was excellent "
    angieaugusta ate it and said...
    sounds delicious....
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    " It was excellent "
    liezel ate it and said...
    A coconut lovers dream! My family will love this
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  • bluewaterandsand 6 years ago
    Your pictures are beautiful! Must taste wonderful!
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    " It was excellent "
    hooch ate it and said...
    Ahmed'
    I like this simple but complex recipe, semolina for a bit of grittyness and yogurt for moisture..yummm..I make a quick dessert that has very similar ingreds to this you may have tried called "Golden Dumplings"? maybe I will put them up later...kudos to you again my friend!
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    " It was excellent "
    chriesi ate it and said...
    These sound good!
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    " It was excellent "
    notyourmomma ate it and said...
    Amazing, love the semolina addition. My sister would love the coconut touch~thanks~tina
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    " It was excellent "
    momo_55grandma ate it and said...
    wow great recipe thanks
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    " It was excellent "
    magali777 ate it and said...
    mmm, I tried this at a friend´s house, I loved them, coconut is a great addition I must say, thanks Ahmed!
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    " It was excellent "
    peetabear ate it and said...
    what a nice 'take' on the Greek dessert... it will be fun to give this a try... thank you so much...pictures and the instructions are top notch as always my friend..
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    " It was excellent "
    minitindel ate it and said...
    Chef Ahmed another fantastic dessert you are the king of desserts here...bravo my friend !!!!!!!! i love coconut!!!!thank you
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    " It was excellent "
    pleclare ate it and said...
    These look absolutely delicious. Thanks for a great post. Hope you are well,my friend!
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