Catholic Recipe: Stuffed Shredded Wheat
- 12 shredded wheat biscuits
- 2 cups sifted powdered sugar
- 1 1/2 pounds walnut meats
- 1 teaspoon orange flower water
- cold milk as required
- 2 cups sugar
- 2 cups water
- Yield: 12 portions.
- Prep Time: N/A
- Difficulty: • • • •
- Cost: $$$$
- For Ages: 11+
- Origin: Syria
This is an easily made Americanized version of an old Syrian sweet.
Dip the shredded wheat in the milk, being careful not to let it get soft. Drain on paper towel. Grind the walnuts, mixing with sugar and orange flower water. Open the shredded wheat and stuff with the nut and sugar mixture.
Arrange the biscuits in a shallow buttered baking pan, dotting each one with butter. When browned, remove from oven and pour over biscuits a thick syrup made by boiling together for 5 minutes 2 cups sugar and 2 cups water.Recipe Source: Folk Party Fun by Dorothy Gladys Spicer, Association Press, New York, 1954
Recent Catholic CommentaryWhile praising the Pope, Time ignores his advice 9 hours agoMore Legal Challenges ahead for the Church? December 10Book chapter 4: A Heritage Stolen December 10
Top Catholic NewsMost Important Stories of the Last 30 DaysPope Francis gives us a blueprint for his pontificate [News analysis] CWN - November 26US bishops pledge to resist ‘heavy burden’ of HHS mandate CWN - November 14Concluding Year of Faith, Pope hails Christ the King CWN - November 25Pope Francis issues major document on evangelization (link to full text) CWN - November 26Copyright © 2013 Trinity Communications. All rights reserved.