Baklava, a pastry made with phyllo dough, nuts and spices, topped with a honey syrup Baklava, a pastry made with phyllo dough, almonds and spices, topped with a honey syrup made of honey, sugar and spices. It is a delicious pastry that satisfies your sweet tooth. Baklava is a healthier dessert among desserts. Baklava allows you to splurge with a dessert that is healthier.