Umm Ali: A dessert with many variations

August 30, 2018
Umm Ali dessert

Ever tried Umm Ali? Well, it’s a delicious sweet consisting of bread pudding and baklava. A popular Egyptian dessert - it is also known as Om Ali, Oumm Ali or Omali.

Interesting thing is that you’ll find many variations of Umm Ali in Sharjah.

Dessert with many variations
It is prepared differently in different households.

Prepared differently in different households
It comprises of almonds, pistachios, raisins, milk and sugar.

Comprises of almonds, pistachios, raisins
You can either have it hot or cold.

Umm Ali, Sharjah
Revamped versions of Umm Ali include:

Revamped version of Umm Ali
Crème brûlée, Umm Ali in a French Toast, Croissant Umm Ali, Um Ali fillings in a coconut and Um Ali served with vanilla ice cream.

Have a sweet tooth? Then, get your visa to Sharjah for a gastronomic delight.


How to reach here


By flight:
Nearest airport, Sharjah International Airport.

Other popular experiences of Sharjah include: 

Rain Room, Sharjah Car Museum, Mleiha Adventure, Sharjah Aquarium, Sharjah Golf & Shooting Club and Sharjah Center for Astronomy & Space Sciences.

Author : Vijaylaxmi Thakur