An iftar table is never complete without a delicious bowl of soup to start your meal. Like these 2 soup recipes.

Spinach Melt Soup

The Italians aren’t kidding with their food. And neither are we. With its simple ingredients and rewarding taste, this Italian-inspired soup will quickly become one of your children’s favorite soup of all time.

Omani Tomato Fish Soup

Let’s pay a visit to Oman, where this absolutely delicious fish soup was born. Infused with a blend of tomatoes, garlic and chili pepper, this simple fish soup will fit perfectly into your seafood-themed Iftar spread.


What comes after soup? A refreshing salad and some delicious light bites everyone enjoys.

Mini Shawarma Calzone

This is the kind of thing you eat with your bare hands. Great as an appetizer, and even better as a quick main course. These baked wonders are a guaranteed hit with your children, because who doesn’t like shawarma? When you throw calzone into that mix, though, you’re taking things to a whole new level of delicious.

Chickpea Dahl

Not only is a plate of chickpeas peppered with authentic Indian spices a delicious and exotic journey, but it’s one you can prepare in under 20 minutes. All you need to do is mix the ingredients, cook for a short time, and you’re good to go.

Main Course

Now, for the highlight of your Iftar table: the main course.

Chicken Pepper Dolma

Let us venture to the land of wonders and its time-honored dish, the Dolma. Adding peppers to this delicious and prominent dish makes it all the more special. Serve it to your family and friends, and enjoy an unforgettable Iftar together, prepared easily and in record time.

Chicken Quesadillas

Our next stop is in the Mexican kitchen, with our special chicken quesadilla recipe. This is fairly fast and easy to prepare, and you’ll need very few ingredients. You can serve it to your loved ones as an appetizer or as a light main course. Don’t be afraid of getting creative with the dipping sauces, like sour cream, guacamole or salsa. Feel free to take it up a notch with some added vegetables and an extra nutrition.

Lamb & Potato Cutlets

Yet another versatile dish that can be served as an appetizer or a light main course. These crispy and tasty cutlets will be popular among adults and children alike. For a low-fat version, give the cutlets a light spray with oil and bake them in the oven until golden brown.

Spicy Beef Stroganoff

It really doesn’t get easier than this. This recipe is your best Plan B for the days when you’re running late at work or busy running errands. All you need to do is blend all ingredients, put them in an oven bag with a sprinkle of MAGGI’s Hot and Spicy Mix, and bake for 35 minutes. This means you’ll have enough time to set up the table, and prepare some soup and salad in the meantime. You’re welcome!