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Tamar Hindi (Tamarind Drink)

Tamar Hindi (Tamarind Drink) Tamar Hindi was the name given to the tamarind fruit by Arabs, the name literally translates to ‘Indian dates’. Tamarind fruit is a seed pod, brown or black in colour and few inches long. It can be found in most Indian and Middle Eastern grocery stores. It is used in Indian chutney and curries, as […] Continue reading

Qamar al-Din (Apricot Drink)

Qamar-al-Din Apricot Drink Qamar al-Din, roughly translated as "moon of religion" is a juice made from apricot fruit leathers. A substantial yet vitamin-filled beverage, it is a hugely popular way to break the fast during Ramadan. The main ingredient in Qamar al Din is sun-dried apricots that have been cooked down into sticky fruit leathers. The fruit leathers […] Continue reading