Agrabah Baklava from “Aladdin” (Contest #4)
Waseem | Vegan Middle Eastern Recipes
- 8phyllo sheetsthawed overnight first
- 1cup pistachioscrushed
- 70g fig date paste
- 2tbsp simple syrup
- oil spray
Agrabah Baklava - Inspired by the Disney movie: Aladdin. Recipe adapted from: GeeksWhoEat
Prepare ingredients: 8 phyllo sheets (thawed overnight first), 1 cup pistachios (crushed), 2 tbsp simple syrup, 70 g fig date paste, oil spray.
Blend pistachios in food processor/blender. Set aside in a bowl.
Lay damp clean towel on flat surface. Gently roll out phyllo sheets. Cut in half (horizontally). Place 1 on top of other. Remove 2 sheets. Cover rest in towel.
Place one sheet on clean flat surface. Cover in oil spray. Place second sheet on top. Repeat oil spray. Cut in half (vertically).
Fold bottom of each strip into a triangle. Spread 1 tsp of fig paste into triangle shape. Sprinkle pistachios into even layer. Roll and seal the end with spray.
Place in an air-fryer basket with oil spray. Bake at 400F for 8 minutes, flipping halfway, until golden.
Remove from basket. Place on serving dish. Drizzle hot Baklava in cold simple syrup immediately. Let it soak. Serve at room temperature/cold. LIKE 💙 for more!