Finikia

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Finikia
Finikia at the 2011 Greek Festival.jpg
TypeCookie
Place of originGreece
Main ingredientsAlmonds, orange juice, honey, and grains

Finikia or Phinikia is a type of Greek cookie.[1]

Preparation[edit]

The cookie is made using flour, baking powder, orange juice, and oil. No dairy products are used. After baking in the oven, the finikia are rolled in a mixture of cinnamon, sugar and ground walnuts. Melomakarona, another type of Greek cookie dessert, is made with the same ingredients, but after baking, is dipped into a syrup mixture consisting of sugar, honey, water, orange zest, and cloves. Then it is rolled in the ground walnut, sugar and cinnamon mixture.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Finikia". Allrecipes.com. Retrieved 2010-12-21.