Almond Briwat Recipe

Almond briwat is a staple Moroccan cookie - these sweet triangular almond spring rolls are bites that are so easy to make. It is prepared from raw almonds, sugar, cinnamon, mastic gum, blossom water, egg, honey, and sesame seeds.

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Ingredients for Almond Briwat Recipe

  • 1 roll of Pastilla dough
  • 1 cup whole raw almonds
  • 1/2 cup White Granulated Sugar
  • 1/2 tablespoon A little more than butter
  • 1/2 teaspoon Ground Cinnamon
  • 1 pinch ground mastic gum
  • 1-2 teaspoon orange blossom water
  • 1 tablespoon egg + 1 water
  • As required Vegetable Oil For Frying
  • As required Honey
  • As required Sesame Seeds

Directions: Almond Briwat Recipe

step 1

  • STEP 1.Sprinkle some oil on a cooking pan and roast the walnuts for about 2 minutes to enhance their flavor.

step 2

  • STEP 2.Grind the walnuts very finely, it might take 2-3 times to do this process until you get a smooth consistency.

step 3

  • STEP 3.Continue grinding the walnut with the sugar and cinnamon, then add the melted butter and blossom water to the walnuts paste.

step 4

  • STEP 4.Because fillo dough is very delicate, take 2 stripes of fillo dough, one on top of the other.

step 5

  • STEP 5.Generously brush the top fillo leaf with melted butter, then cut the fillo into 4 long strips.

step 6

  • STEP 6.Put the filling in one tip of the stip then cover the filling with the other tip to make a triangle. Repeat the same for the rest of the dough.

step 7

  • STEP 7.Brush the last tip of the fillo with egg yolk and close the briwat, don’t worry if the briwat is not perfect, once they are fried, all the imperfections will disappear.

step 8

  • STEP 8.In a frying pan heat some oil, fry the briwat for few minutes until they turn golden brown, then take out briwat from the oil, and dip them in warm honey.

step 9

  • STEP 9.Now take out the briwat from the honey and sprinkle them with some sesame seeds. Serve them cold with moroccan tea!
Nutrition
value
1442
calories per serving
113 g Fat34 g Protein75 g Carbs23 g FiberOther

Current Totals

  • Fat
    113g
  • Protein
    34g
  • Carbs
    75g
  • Fiber
    23g

MacroNutrients

  • Carbs
    75g
  • Protein
    34g
  • Fiber
    23g

Fats

  • Fat
    113g

Vitamins & Minerals

  • Calcium
    394mg
  • Iron
    10mg
  • Vitamin A
    3mcg
  • Vitamin B1
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B2
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B3
    8mg
  • Vitamin B6
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B9
    101mcg
  • Vitamin B12
    < 1mcg
  • Vitamin C
    2mg
  • Vitamin E
    41mg
  • Copper
    2mcg
  • Magnesium
    496mg
  • Manganese
    4mg
  • Phosphorus
    774mg
  • Selenium
    21mcg
  • Zinc
    6mg
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. All nutritional information presented are estimates and not meant to substitute professional dietary advice or treatment
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Recipe By Slurrp