pistachios

Stuffed apricots are an iconic Turkish dessert. We found that by tweaking the sugar concentration of the syrup, we could simultaneously cook, candy, and rehydrate our apricots.

In Syria, however, there is no mistaking the name for anything but this delectable syrupy sponge cake topped with mixed nuts.

They’re a crumbly Spanish shortbread most popularly known as Mexican wedding cookies or Russian tea cakes.

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