This Little Gem On Al Wasl Road Serves Up Some Pretty Interesting Stuff

There's a star ingredient involved, too

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Emirati entrepreneur Mansoor Al Bastaki has brought the Greek brand Mastihashop to Dubai.

This cafe located in Aswaaq building on Al Wasl Road not only serves confectionery featuring an ingredient called mastic (aka Arabic gum) but also skincare products with the same. For those who haven't heard of it before, the star ingredient, obtained from mastic trees, is known for its antioxidant, antibacterial and other healing properties.

Their menu features some interesting combinations and treats...

Latte with a dash of rose

Kunafa with ice-cream

Rose chocolate stuffed with cotton candy

Mastiha honey frappucinno

Lotus Kunafa

Bakhlava stuffed with Mastiha ice-cream

Chocolate biscuit with a lotus spread

Mastiha fudge

Written By

Naina Shahani

Born and brought up in Dubai, Naina is a trained reflexologist who loves gastronomic adventures, genuine people and green tea. When not writing, she splits her time between finding different places to eat at and perfecting her Instagram shots.

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