Italian mooncake

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    We forget the name, but this baked treat is very much like our mooncake. It has a soft skin crust with a filling that is a mix of chestnut paste and quality olive oil. Very rich but a must try!

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    1. chotda 119 months ago | reply

      mmmm. castagnaccio maybe?

    2. chotda 119 months ago | reply

      it's the only chestnut cake i know, so i thought i'd suggest it :) the one i tried was soft and dense like this, with olive oil, sultanas, some pine nuts and rosemary on top. it was soooo rich!

    3. u m a m i 119 months ago | reply

      you may be right, I remember the sultanas and pine nuts too. Definitely very rich, but the taste was amazing.

    4. scratchandsniff 113 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called www.flickr.com/groups/598351@N24/, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

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