The focus of Ramadan should be on spiritual growth and discipline, not on preparing elaborate gourmet meals to enjoy at the end of the day. Nevertheless, there are some traditional treats that are enjoyed throughout the Muslim world, that help give Ramadan a special feel.
What are your favorites? Share your traditional Ramadan recipes.
Need inspiration for a new dish to try this year? Check these top Cookbooks from the Muslim World. Or visit About.com's Food & Drink Channel, with topics such as Moroccan Food, Middle Eastern Food, Vegetarian Food, Barbecues/Grilling, and more!