When shopping for souvenirs, consider buying a traditional Arabian coffee pot dallah.
The traditional Arabic coffee pot dallah is one of the symbols of the country. The guests of the Emirates often buy it as a souvenir.
There are dallahs are of two types: dallahs for brewing (distinguished by a thick bottom, intended for contact with the flame) and dallahs for serving coffee (they look a bit more elegant). In addition to modern coffee pots made of brass you can find antique copper items. There are modernized versions of traditional dallahs made as thermoses. In short, even a picky shopper will find many options to choose from, because there are coffee pots for every taste and budget.
Photo: Traditional Arab coffee pot dallah
How to do?
You can buy an Arabic coffee pot dallah at almost any supermarket or souvenir shop as well as in the numerous tourist markets in the old part of Dubai.
the cost of a coffee pot depends on its age, size and level of craftsmanship – starting from 20 dirhams and up.
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