One for the coffee lovers, this indulgent recipe by Maya Ammous (AKA @thekitcheneditor) is rich and full of flavour. Foodie and cake decorator, Maya Ammous (or the @thekitcheneditor), shares the recipe for her famous Coffee & Date Cake. Moist and delicious, with a hit of coffee, grown-up desserts don’t get much better than this. And […]
Layal Harmouch, the foodie behind @geminibakes, shares the recipe for her gloriously sticky date cake with butterscotch sauce. This decadent dessert is a true classic. The best bit? It’s deceptively easy to make. Here, Layal Harmouch (AKA the foodie behind @geminibakes) shares her recipe for the ultimate Date Cake with Butterscotch Sauce. Serve it warm, […]
Event stylist and wedding planner, Maya Toubia, shares her secrets to styling our brand new Kunooz collection. Whether you’re planning an iftar with extended family, or an intimate dinner, a swoon-worthy tablescape is the best mood-setter and conversation starter. Here, event extraordinaire and @mytablebox founder, Maya Toubia shows us how to set your table like a […]
While we spend more time at home, why not try our take on a classic treasure hunt? Fun for the whole family, this game uses items you already have in the house, and is designed to foster independence and get everyone moving.
Dubai-based food blogger @LadySpatula shares her recipe for the ultimate spring risotto. The super-talented food blogger, Suad Shama (also known as @LadySpatula), shares her favorite spring risotto recipe. Light, healthy and fresh, this Italian classic is packed with vibrant flavor, and relatively easy to make – making it perfect for Ramadan. Ingredients ½ cup olive […]
Our favorite dessert queen, Yasmine Idriss (of @petites_choses) shares her recipe for a traditional Lebanese milk pudding. The ultimate comfort food, Yasmine Idriss (AKA @petites_choses) lifts the lid on her recipe for a distinctly Lebanese, deliciously creamy take on rice pudding. Combining some of our favorite flavors, it’s one dish you’ll be whipping up again […]
While we all do our bit to flatten the curve, finding ways to keep the kids entertained can be a little tricky. But, what better way to pass the time than a family-friendly memory game? Beloved for generations, we’re sure it’ll become a lasting lock-down fave.
(credit: Familyeducation.com) Who doesn’t get nostalgic from the smell of playdough?Tried and tested, this recipe is super soft,squishy, and the best part… it does not stick. The perfect way to unwind,or enjoy some family bonding. #BeMindfulWithSilsal What You’ll Need 1 cup water 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1/2 cup salt 1 tablespoon cream of tartar Food […]
Brussels-based food blogger, Douceurs d’Alger, shares her recipe for the ultimate no-knead French bread. Food blogger Sophie Vanderhaeghe (aka Douceurs d’Alger) shares her recipe for subtly-spiced, pain d’épices. Bursting with warm flavours, thanks to the generous helping of honey and spices, this classic French loaf is the ultimate comfort food. Ingredients 260g plain flour 50g […]
Soft, buttery and infinitely versatile, Brussels-based food blogger, Douceurs d’Alger, shares her recipe for Classic Crepes. Silsal’s favorite foodie, Sophie Vanderhaeghe (AKA Douceurs d’Alger), shares her recipe for super-easy, classic pancakes. Whether you have them for breakfast, brunch or dessert just be sure to prepare plenty, as they are always a huge hit. Ingredients 4 […]
Brussels-based food blogger, Douceurs d’Alger, shares her recipe for indulgent, but oh-so-delicious shortbread cookies perfect for the holiday season. Sophie Vanderhaeghe, the super-talented foodie behind Douceurs d’Alger, shares the recipe for her melt-in-the-mouth Shortbread Cookies. With the festive season fast approaching, these incredibly moreish treats are sure to steal the show at any holiday party […]
Brussels-based food blogger Douceurs d’Alger shares the recipe for her Algerian-inspired Chebakia Cake. Sophie Vanderhaeghe, the super-talented foodie behind Douceurs d’Alger, shares the recipe for her deliciously modern take on traditional Chebakia Cake. Whether celebrating a birthday, birth or marriage, it’s the perfect treat for any special occasion. Ingredients 3 eggs 150g sugar 1 cup […]
Dubai-based food blogger @LadySpatula shares the recipe for her crowd-pleasing Chocolate Chip Cookie Shots. Super-talented and ultra creative food blogger, Suad Shamma (also known as @LadySpatula), shares her most delicious, fun and innovative creation to date: Chocolate Chip Cookie Shots. Sure to impress guests and satisfy the sweetest of tooths, these confections will make any […]
Ramadan is a time to come together, a time of generosity and reflection. To mark the occasion, Silsal has designed a limited edition set of boxes, exclusively for Emirates, inspired by the people, places and culture of the Middle East. Silsal has also created bespoke Emirates Arabic Coffee Cups available at the Emirates Official Stores. […]
Bold, colorful and contemporary, our Fairuz collection, finished with 22k gold, was made for special occasions. From intimate dinners to huge family gatherings – it’s sure to take center stage. Here, Dubai-based chef and food blogger @CookingWithZahra gives us a sneak peek into how she styles it! Your browser does not support the video tag. […]
At Silsal, we celebrated Mother’s Day the best way we knew how – surrounded by incredible women, with amazing master classes by event planner Maya Toubia and of course, delicious food. #HappyMothersDay Your browser does not support the video tag. Shop The Look Mother’s Day Porcelain Vase Shop Now Mother’s Day Gift Set Of Four […]
Aromatic spices and delectable nuts combine to create a sweet treat that simultaneously celebrates tradition and new arrivals. Here, Dubai-based Chef Woodz shares her very own recipe. Whether you have a recipe that’s been handed down for generations, or you’ve just tried your very first mouthful, Meghli is an all-time, firm favorite. The traditional Lebanese […]
Last year, as part of Dubai Design Week, Silsal curated an installation by repurposing traditional tableware items, such as coffee cups, gravy boats, and tissue boxes; transforming them into flowerpots, crudité vessels and candleholders (clever, huh?). It was such a success, we thought what better time to revisit this than now, with the festive season […]
Did someone say “garden party”? Now that the summer heat is waning, it’s time to fire up the barbeque and take the party outdoors with a backyard bash! For a truly stress-free alfresco affair, you’ll want to keep the pests — and the guests — from buzzing in your ear. Here’s how to create an […]
Want to create a striking dinner party? The color black is not only unexpected and super stylish, but works for every occasion. So, cross over to the dark side and get on board with the trend that’s taking social media by storm. Black is bold, contemporary, and has the power to redirect your gaze and […]
Dubai-based blogger, Fathima Mansoor, is the proud voice behind Table For Five. She offers up creative takes on everything from homely staples for the whole family to eye catching desserts, sure to impress dinner guests. So, for the those of us who need a little encouragement in the kitchen (and those who don’t) read on… […]
From breakfast to dinner, these delicious and flavorsome autumnal recipes should be enjoyed before the cold winter fully sets in. Assorted Croissants Ingredients (Makes 12) 500g white flour 300g butter, at room temperature, 1 egg, beaten 2 tsp salt 50g sugar 14g active dry yeast Oil, for greasing Nuts, to taste Powdered icing sugar Directions […]
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