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Sfouf is a Lebanese almond-semolina cake consumed on birthdays, family reunions, and religious holidays. It is made from semolina flour flavored with turmeric, sugar, eggs, baking powder, sesame paste, aniseed, and pine nuts.

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Place of originLebanon[1]
Main ingredientsSemolina flour, turmeric, sugar, pine nuts

This is a simple and tasty dessert to bake, as all ingredients can be combined and mixed into the same bowl before transferring it to a greased pan and baked.


  1. ^ Saad Fayed. "Sfouf (Lebanese Almond Semolina Cake) Recipe". about food.