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little round almond cake


Made with ground almonds, orange flower essence, sprinkled with sugar and wrapped in pretty tissue paper: a holiday favourite throughout Sardinia.

Other versions of the name include gueffos and guelfi (which sounds like, but has nothing to do with the Guelphs, the papal faction in medieval Italy).


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Text © Dana Facaros & Michael Pauls

Image by casa sardegna