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Cheese filling for fried Atayef recipe (Qatayef recipe)

Atayef can be stuffed with a variety of cheeses but I found this filling to be easy and delicious. The right amount of creaminess with cheesiness makes for a very tasty atayef.

Author nadia hubbi


  • 2 cups ricotta cheese
  • 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese


  1. Mix together with a fork