Custom orders welcome! You can order online here for our classic products. If you need large quantities or special requests, please email us (syriansweetrefuge[at]gmail[dot]com) and we will try to make it work. We bake each batch one pan at a time so advance notice appreciated. We will also do our best to offer delivery options for larger orders for Brooklyn and Manhattan.
handmade walnut baklava– flakey, packed full with 100% hand-chopped chunky walnuts and only lightly sweetened- is our main product. No peanuts, no semolina, no preservatives. If no walnuts desired we do pecans, hazelnuts or pistachios in 32 or 50-peice quantities.
handmade ‘issheh baklava. Classic layers of lightly sweet fillo filled with a homemade cheese made from skimming the top layer off cooled milk. Available for direct purchase, special events, or online during winter months.
handmade kunafa, a fine filo vermicelli pastry with melted homemade sweet cheese (issheh) core.Best served warm!
handmade date-stuffed cookies (mamoul): mahlab-flavored crumbly cookies, packed into a wooden mold and stuffed with with a homemade date filling, spiced with cinnamon.
handmade pistachio stuffed cookies (karabij): mahlab-flavored crumbly cookies single-batch dough, packed into a mold and stuffed with with a homemade 100% pistachio filling. Also, on request: walnut-stuffed cookies (karabij), anise-sesame cookies.
handmade birma (baklava fingers), airy, crunchy filo around a thick core of walnuts. individual and boxes
handmade savories; zaatar&cheese fingers, muhammara (red pepper and walnut and pomegranate syrup)& savory black sesame seed, cumin.
We are a registered business with a current NYC food handlers certificate and NY state tax certificate, registered to sell our baked goods online or in person – made at home or in a commercial kitchen. We also hold a valid NYC temporary food service establishment license (for markets).
(c) Syrian Sweet Refuge 2017