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Christmas cake from Cogne

A speciality of Cogne, but known throughout the Valle d'Aosta, mecoulin is the local ancestor of the panettone, made with yeast, rum, butter, lemon zest, eggs, milk, sugar, butter, flour and oil.

Text © Dana Facaros and Michael Pauls

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