Melomakarono or Melomakarouno is a Greek biscuit type sweet which is called small honey cake or honey cookie in English.

The melomakarona are made of flour, semolina, orange juice, cognac, cinnamon and other aromatics, oil and honey. Nuts are sprinkled on top of the Melomakarona but there are also some in the dough.

It is classed in the traditional Christmas sweets which are considered to be a necessity in every Greek house during the holidays.

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