medivnyk

Definition

Food

  • A rich, heavily spiced and fruited, chemically raised honey cake for Christmas made with creamed butter, brown sugar and egg yolks mixed with a molten honey, spice and baking soda mixture then flour, yoghurt and cottage cheese with orange zest are alternately folded in followed by the fruit and stiffly beaten egg whites. All baked in a tube tin, cooled, brushed with honey and matured for several days.
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