THE CUBAITA, THE TURKISH TORRONE

This is a typical Christmas dessert, for which is needed: 1kg sesame seeds, 600 g honey, 300 g sugar, 250 g toasted almonds

PreparationMelt the honey and sugar in a pan.  Add the sesame seeds and the almonds.  Mix with a wooden spoon until the mixture begins to boil.  When it is mixed well, spread on a damp surface or a board of marble until it is about 1 cm thick,  then cut into square or diamond shaped pieces and sprinkle with powdered sugar.

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