Agrabah Baklava from “Aladdin” (Contest #4)

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Ingredients

  • 8
    phyllo sheets
    thawed overnight first
  • 1
    cup pistachios
    crushed
  • 70
    g fig date paste
  • 2
    tbsp simple syrup
  • oil spray

Instructions

1
Agrabah Baklava - Inspired by the Disney movie: Aladdin. Recipe adapted from: GeeksWhoEat
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Prepare ingredients: 8 phyllo sheets (thawed overnight first), 1 cup pistachios (crushed), 2 tbsp simple syrup, 70 g fig date paste, oil spray.
3
Blend pistachios in food processor/blender. Set aside in a bowl.
4
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.
5
Place one sheet on clean flat surface. Cover in oil spray. Place second sheet on top. Repeat oil spray. Cut in half (vertically).
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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.
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Place in an air-fryer basket with oil spray. Bake at 400F for 8 minutes, flipping halfway, until golden.
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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!
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Agrabah Baklava - Inspired by the Disney movie: Aladdin. Recipe adapted from: GeeksWhoEat