JallabPreparation time: 5 mins. | Serves 6 glasses

This Jallab Recipe is a famous Mediterranean summer drink. This recipe is the Lebanese version prepared with dates and raisin flavors. This is also one of the best summer Ramadan drinks for iftar.


1 cup dates (seedless)
1.5 ltr ice water
¾ cup raisins
6 tbsp caramel syrup
2 tbsp rose water
Ice cubes floating as required

For Topping:

Pine nuts


1. Blend together dates and raisins with one glass of water.
2. When the dates and raisins form a smooth paste, add the remaining ice water, caramel syrup, and rose water and blend till become smooth.
3. After that strain the blended mixture and set aside.
4. Take a glass filled with crushed ice cubes, pour the strained blended mixture into the glass, and top it with a few pine nuts and raisins. Refreshing Jallab drinks are ready to serve.

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