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Any special food for Eid Al-Adha?

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Any special food for Eid Al-Adha?

rworange | Nov 28, 2009 12:38 PM

One of two main Islamic holidays is currently in progress. There's a great new market/deli next to one mosque. I'm wondering if there are any special foods related to this holiday.

This article writes
http://moroccanfood.about.com/od/rama...

"Every Muslim country and culture has its own traditions that surround Eid Al-Adha. In Morocco, sweets and cookies are prepared in advance for the special day"

So what other foods should I look for. What types of sweets and cookies are unique to this holiday?

This was a nice article about the combining of Thanksgiving and Eid Al-Adha in 2009.
http://www.islamonline.net/servlet/Sa...

It doesn't get specific on foods. Was Friday the last day of this? If I go to the market Saturday or Sunday will it be over food-wise for this holiday?

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