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Prinjolata a traditional Maltese sweet for Carnival celebrations.

Created by

Monica Farrugia

Ingredients for the Prinjolata Sponge cake Biscuits Cherries Candied peel Icing sugar Margarine Condensed milk Vanilla essence Almonds Chocolate Whip cream

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Beat togeth er sugar Margarine Condensed milk Vanilla essence

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Mix th e ma r g ar mixtu ine re spon , with the ge and b mixture, lend w until a sof ell t, m o mixtu ist re is forme d

Line some containers with baking sheet and put some mixture in each one.

It is very important to press the mixture well into the container and leave for at least one night in the fridge.

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Prepare the cream which you prefer for covering the prinjolata. A butter knife or spatula will be fine for this job.

Cherries ,a pieces a lmonds and cho nd used c for deco olate are cut int o small rating th e Prinjol ata.

And the Prinjolta is ready… some fun… let us get ready for Carnival, Caw!

Happy Carnival


A traditional sweet done at Carnival time.