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Welcome to Petit Apron – a culinary realm where the magic of Moroccan and Mediterranean flavors blends with temping homemade desserts, creating a thrilling mix of irresistible tastes! Buckle up and savor every bite; you’re in for a delicious ride!

Recent Recipes!

gourmet medjool dates

Stuffed Medjool Dates

These gourmet stuffed Medjool dates make the perfect healthy snack and a natural fuel for the body! They are moist, crunchy, creamy, naturally sweetened, and super delicious!

Persian Love Cake

Persian Love Cake

This dreamy Persian love cake is enchanted with the scent of roses and the fragrance of cardamom. It is mega moist, insanely flavorful, and takes less than 30 minutes to prepare!

Chocolate-Covered Strawberries

Chocolate-Covered Strawberries

What’s better than a combination of fruits and chocolate? Answer: an easy-to-make snack with a hard chocolaty layer on top and juicy fruit in the middle!

If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” -J.R.R. Tolkien.

Amazing mouthwatering desserts!

Strawberry Tart

French Strawberry Tart

A stunning, elegant treat! Made with a smooth custard filling, a crispy tart crust, and gorgeous glazed strawberries, this recipe is surprisingly easy to prepare!

Chocolate Ganache Cake

Chocolate Ganache Cake

This divine chocolate ganache cake is EVERYTHING! The combination of natural cocoa powder, nutty-flavored coffee, and creamy ganache gives this cake the most intense flavor and the perfect texture!

Petit Apron Mini Bundt Cakes

Mini Bundt Cakes

One batter, four flavors: Moroccan orange, almond chocolate chip, lemon blueberry, and maple butter-pecan mini bundt cakes! Not only do they taste DELICIOUS, but they also make GORGEOUS statement pieces on your dessert table. 

My favorite homemade dishes.


Moroccan-Style Biscotti (Fekkas)

Fekkas, or Moroccan biscotti, is a tea cookie made of almonds and raisins. Twice baked, this delicious treat is flavored with orange blossom water, sesame, anise, and fennel seeds! A favorite tea-time treat in our house!

Moroccan Brioche

Homemade Moroccan Brioches (Krachel)

Krachel, or Moroccan Brioches, are one of my favorite childhood snacks! They are sweetened with sesame, fennel, and anise seeds and flavored with orange blossom water! This recipe will make your house smell amazing!

Moroccan Msemmen

Classic Moroccan Msemmen (Rghaif)

Msemmen is a flaky, classic Moroccan square pan-fried flatbread made of bread and semolina flour, and it’s crispy on the outside and soft and flaky on the inside. Msemmen is by far my favorite breakfast option!

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Berber Tagine

Simple and Savory Moroccan Berber Tagine

The Berber Tagine is a simple and savory festival of flavors: meat seasoned with fragrant Moroccan spices, fresh vegetables topped with aromatic herbs, and a sauce full of nutritious veggie juice. 

Moroccan Couscous

Moroccan Couscous with Seven Vegetables and Tfaya

This authentic Moroccan couscous features fluffy steamed couscous topped with stewed meat, savory seven vegetables, and a sweet onion-raisin sauce! A hearty mind-blowing dish!

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Cooking with Love…

Meet Laila!

Hello there! I’m Laila – a proud mom, loving wife, avid food enthusiast, digital marketing guru, creative content creator, and the culinary maestro behind Petit Apron. What truly makes my heart sing is the simple joy of gathering around a delicious table with cherished company, engaging in heartfelt conversations, sharing infectious laughter, and savoring the delightful pleasures of good food.

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