Cookbook:Cherbet Mazhar (Algerian Flower Water Drink)

Cherbet Mazhar (Algerian Flower Water Drink)
CategoryBeverage recipes
Time10 minutes

Cookbook | Ingredients | Recipes | Beverages | Cuisine of Algeria

Orange Blossom Cherbet (شربات ماء زهر, Cherbet Mazhar) is a refreshing Algerian drink. It originates from Algiers and is also called Cherbet Khotba (Proposal Cherbet) as it is only served during marriage proposals as per Algiers' traditions.

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  1. Combine water and orange blossom water in a large saucepan over medium heat. Stir with a wooden spoon.
  2. Add the cinnamon powder and stir until it fully dilutes. Then add the sugar, and mix everything well.
  3. When the sugar is completely dissolved, transfer the drink to a pitcher and let it cool in the fridge. Serve with quince jam or seasonal fruit.