12 Ice Cream Spots In Cairo That’ll Rule Summer 2017

12 Ice Cream Spots In Cairo That’ll Rule Summer 2017

When the hotter months start rolling in, I find myself craving less cookies and brownies and more ice cream. Perfect scoops of sweet refreshment to beat the hot weather; what’s not to love about ice cream once the weather starts to get warmer?   What I really love about ice cream eating is the huge […]

4 degrees: The Caravan That Will Take You to Zaman El-Ice Cream El Gameel

4 degrees: The Caravan That Will Take You to Zaman El-Ice Cream El Gameel

  Once upon a time, ice cream caravans used to roam around Egyptian cities during the summer, surrounded by 80s kids with coins to exchange for quality gelato. But y’all don’t need to mourn over that no more, because 4 degrees is here to stay.   Mourad Ashour and Sally Shahin, a young Egyptian married couple, have […]

There Is Literally a Tree Passing Through This Shop on Road 9

There Is Literally a Tree Passing Through This Shop on Road 9

By Sarah Sockar

On Sunday, December 10, Maadi witnessed the opening of a new ice cream shop on Road 9 — Gelateria Sociale, funded by Waqfeyat Al Maadi Community Foundation. What is so special about this store, other than its incredible ice cream, is the fact that they built it around a tree. There is literally a tree […]

Recipe: Konafa and Raspberry Sorbet Sandwiches

Recipe: Konafa and Raspberry Sorbet Sandwiches

By Mohamed Sherif El Dib

  We have all been seeing many interesting Ramadan desserts this year. They were new and exciting at first before the Red Velvet Konafa became the symbol of wanna-be-ism (if there is such a phrase), and the Mango Konafa became blukh. The point is that these things caught our attention when they were new and […]

The Recipe: Eggnog Ice Cream

There is a vast misconception that because it is winter that ice cream is off limits. Well I beg to differ, here is a perfect recipe that will be ignite your taste buds for a perfect winter wonderland. Check out our EggNog Ice Cream recipe courtesy of Chef Alton Brown.   Ingredients 4 egg yolks 1/3 cup […]

Put Some Haagen in your Dazs

Everyone danced a little happy dance when Haagen Dazs first opened it’s doors here in Egypt. Ever since then slowly but surely the franchise has worked it’s way around Cairo, with it’s latest branch opening in the island of Zamalek! For those of you who don’t know, go check out 33 Abu El Feda, with […]