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List of Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup Cypressa Semolina
     
  • 4 eggs beaten
     
  • 6 yolks beaten
     
  • 750g Kefalotiri cheese
     
  • 250g Halloumi
     
  • 3 tsp flour
     
  • 1 tsp mastic
     
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon
     
  • 1 tsp mahlab
     
  • 1/2 cup of mint
     
  • 1 tsp baking powder
     
  • 2 tsp sugar
     
  • 1/2 cup of raisins

 

Topping:

  • 2 eggs
     
  • Sesame seeds
     

 

Cypriot Flaouna Muffins

Cypriot Flaounes (cheesy muffins)

Makes 36 small flaounes

 

 

Method

  1. In a bowl mix the cheese & knead with the eggs
     
  2. Add the remaining ingrediejhts mix together then cover them and leave for 2-3 hours
     
  3. Put a couple of tablespoons of filling in the muffin forms
     
  4. Brush the flaouna with beaten eggs and sprinkle with sesame seeds
     
  5. Bake in a preheated oven (200 C) for 30 mins or until they rise and become browned

 

       Recipe by Ozlem Mehmet