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whats baklava?

i know its food as it was a response to a question of mine, but what is it?

 
san78

Asked by san78 at 5:48 PM on Dec. 27, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • It is a greek pastry. It is made with filo dough, butter, honey and chopped nuts. Delicious.
    tootoobusy

    Answer by tootoobusy at 5:50 PM on Dec. 27, 2010

  • dessert made with phyllo dough
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 5:50 PM on Dec. 27, 2010

  • Baklava (Ottoman Turkish: باقلوا) is a rich, sweet pastry made of layers of phyllo dough filled with chopped nuts and sweetened with syrup or honey. It is characteristic of the cuisines of the former Ottoman Empire and much of central and southwest Asia.

    genagina

    Answer by genagina at 5:50 PM on Dec. 27, 2010

  • Yep. It is a greek pastry. It is very rich, very fattening and very good :)
    GrnEyedGrandma

    Answer by GrnEyedGrandma at 5:51 PM on Dec. 27, 2010

  • The flaky dough is layered with the other ingredients and baked. Very rich and sweet.
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 5:51 PM on Dec. 27, 2010

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