Palestinian cookies, Gaza people morning companion
Gaza city is famous for many industries especially the sweets industry, the traditional ways are still used in making cookies in modern ways but the past taste.
The workers spend their day in the bakery making Levant cookies with the traditional recipes using modern technology. “Alqarshaleh” or cookies industry goes back to the Turkish era during the World War I where it was used as the main meal for soldiers to what it has of benefits and the resistance to mold.
The cookies were previously baked with wood fire but today the gas fire is used in the baking process, the time needed is very short and people buy lots of it and even doctors prescribe it to people with stomach problems since the yeast used kills bacteria and helps with digestion.
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