conkies

Definition

Food

  • Two parts of a mixture of grated coconut, pumpkin, sweet potato and brown sugar (6:3:2:3) are combined with one part of a mixture of corn flour, milk, wheat flour and molten shortening (4:2:1:1) to make a stiff dough. This mixture is flavoured with cinnamon, nutmeg, almond essence and raisins and a few tablespoons of it wrapped and tied in a banana leaf prior to steaming.
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