2022 FIFA World Cup: 9 dishes to enjoy in Qatar

Must-try foods in Qatar

The biggest football extravaganza 2022 FIFA World Cup is taking place from 20 November to 18 December in Qatar. And if you are a football enthusiast, who equally loves food, here’s a list of 9 dishes that you can’t miss in Qatar. Tap next to learn about these popular dishes.

Shawarma

It is one of the most common street foods of Qatar and is made from boneless strips of chicken, stacked and grilled on a rotating skewer. It is wrapped in bread along with sauce, pickles, and often, fries.

It’s a deep-fried crunchy snack made with ground chickpeas, beans, garlic, parsley, coriander, and tahini, and is served with pita pockets, salad, and pickles.

Falafel

Ragag

Ragag refers to paper-thin crepes served with toppings like cheese, eggs, honey, and mhyawa, which is a thick fish paste.

Samboosa

Also known as Samosa, it refers to stuffed fried dumplings. The Indian version of samosa is bigger in size and has a stuffing of potatoes. While the Arabic counterpart is smaller, with thin crusts stuffed with mincemeat, spinach, or cheese.

Luqaimat

It is also called Lokma and is a sweet flour dumpling soaked with sugar syrup and flavoured with cardamom and saffron.

Khaboos

It's an Arabic flat-bread made with maida and is usually served with hummus.

Karak

It's a sweet and fragrant drink made with spices, condensed milk, cardamom, saffron, and ginger.