I Love Baklava

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    Just Had Some the Other Day!

    I was first introduced to baklava by my best friend in the fifth grade, who was Bulgarian.  Her mother made some.  At that time though, I didn't really like it (I think her mom made it too sweet, lol)... only rediscovering it in later years, and falling absolutely in...
    EPGrace EPGrace
    18-21, F
    May 19, 2008

    Filo Pastry, Nuts And

    Baklava in the shop.  Delight.  Oohh its a bit pricey!  Hesitation. You dont see it often. Decision. Payment made. Anticipation. Take a bite.... Disappointment Recently I bought some baklava that had sugar syrup instead of honey.  Not the same thing at all. Now...
    avatarunknown avatarunknown
    51-55, F
    1 Response May 23, 2011

    I'm Stuck

    I love baklava and tiramisu. Could eat tons of each, but it would not be healty. So ... a little here a little there. Okay, now I want some.
    Josie06 Josie06
    56-60, F
    1 Response Nov 24, 2008

    Warning: Sticky Fingers

    The oozing of the honey is just amazing. I first tasted baklava at a Moroccan restaurant where my uncle was having his late birthday party last December. I loved the mezes,and I loved my main course,but it was the baklava and the ice cream that just...
    orangeblossom89 orangeblossom89
    18-21, F
    Jul 23, 2008

    The Best There Is! ^_^

    There's really nothing better than baklava after tiropita or grape leaves. Wish I could have some now. ^^'
    shadowAKA086 shadowAKA086
    18-21, M
    May 11, 2008

    So Good

    I love baklava so much! It is such a delicious treat when i get a chance to have it. When i first saw it at a family  gathering when i was young i thought it looked really weird and was reluctant to try it. I m so glad i did lol
    Tacit Tacit
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 12, 2008

    Mmm... Baklava...

    There's a great lebanese place in town that makes baklava to make you cry from joy.  It's seriously the most amazing desert I've ever tasted.  Mmmm just thinking about it makes me wanna go down there for dinner.
    istruggle istruggle
    18-21, M
    May 30, 2008

    It's Been A While

    Since I had that flaky sweet goodness. It is like a croissant but sweet and nutty. Like me!
    deleted deleted
    Dec 22, 2011


    I made it for the first time ever today. It wasn't nearly as good as when my friend makes it, but I think the next time will be better.   I love baklava.
    fitterhappiervelcro fitterhappiervelcro
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 24, 2009


    I am stuck in an eastern suburb without transport, where they stare at me blankly when I ask for some. Goddess Help Me!!! It is wonderful.
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman
    31-35, F
    May 11, 2008
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