Zéina's Fingers

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Are you looking for an easy recipe, with few ingredients, to prepare for an afternoon snack? Then you just found the recipe you were looking for. We're talking about the zêina fingers.

The zêina fingers recipe is very simple to make and its ingredients are easy to find. In fact, this recipe only has one ingredient, which is the puff pastry and the stuffing can be on your own, fill the dough with the stuffing you like the most.

Zêina fingers get their name because the dish actually looks like fingers, as they are rolled into the shape of cigars.

You can prepare this recipe in a sweet or salty way, what will define the preparation is the filling you choose to prepare this delight. 

If you choose to prepare the zêina fingers as a candy, you can also prepare a thin sugar syrup, as the dish will be even tastier. If you choose to prepare zêina fingers in their salty form, you can prepare a cheese sauce to accompany this delight.

You will see how simple it is to prepare this recipe. But even though it's a simple recipe with few ingredients, it can surprise your guests and be a big hit with your friends and family.

Without further ado, follow the special Arabic recipe right now.

Zéina's Fingers Ingredients

puff pastry 

How to prepare Zêina Fingers

  • Roll out and cut the puff pastry into 10 x 20 cm rectangles.
  • Fold 5 cm on the long side.
  • On top of this part, spread the stuffing.
  • Roll up to form a 1-inch thick cigar, 10 cm long.
  • Grease a baking sheet with butter.
  • Arrange the rolls (also greased with melted butter) on the baking sheet and bake in a low oven to brown slightly.
  • Serve them drizzled with thin syrup. 

Additional information

If you are in doubt about the filling in this recipe, you can choose to fill the dish in several ways. If you want a sweet preparation, you can fill your fingers with zêina with hazelnut cream, dulce de leche or chocolate.

If you prefer a savory dish, you can stuff the zêina fingers with cheese, ham, meat or chicken. Use your creativity and prepare a delicious afternoon snack.

Now that you've learned how to make this delicious ZÉINA'S FINGERS, how about also knowing other very tasty and practical recipes that we have here on the blog My Recipes? We have many options for snacks, treats and other delicious delicacies to make your day better.

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