What if a spoonful of ice cream could stretch out like melted mozzarella on a pizza?
"Mess!" you think. Or perhaps, "Fun!"
Ice cream with an elastic texture is a treat around the Levant. In Ramallah, two shops – with intertwined histories — cater to Palestinian cravings.
Rukab's is the original. It opened in 1941 as a cafe in the same spot where it still stands. But 59-year-old Hassan Rukab, son of the founder, says his family's ice cream business was operating much earlier.