Melomakarono is a Greek dessert made mainly from flour, semolina, oil, orange juice and honey. It is classified like kourabiedes in the traditional national sweets that are considered essential in every Greek home, especially at Christmas time.
Typical ingredients of melomakarona are flour and semolina, sugar, zest or orange juice, brandy, cinnamon and other spices, oil, honey and water.
Melomakarona loves aromas. The brandy, the orange, the cinnamon and the clove, which are present in the traditional recipe, give the melomakarona a wonderful and very festive aroma.