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Looking for knafe

Sami Oct 24, 2003 04:47 PM

This is a Palestinian/Druze pastry - a mild cheese, similar to ricotta, is sandwiched between a cross between filo dough and the stringy baklava dough, topped with crushed pistachios and a little bit of a sweet, syrupy red sauce.

Anyone have any idea what I'm talking about? I am desperately looking for some in Toronto.

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    sunnyside RE: Sami Oct 25, 2003 11:17 AM

    I had kunaif at Anatolia restaurant, a Turkish restaurant in Etobicoke mentioned in earlier posts. Their dessert fits your description- probably just a different spelling. It was a huge portion, served warm, lots of syrup. Try it out!

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      Sami RE: sunnyside Oct 25, 2003 01:43 PM

      Thanks for the suggestion!

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