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In Romanian: Coliva



  1. Boil the ground wheat at low to medium temperature.
  2. Start with cold water.
  3. Add a little salt and sugar to taste.
  4. When it is well boiled and the liquid is almost gone, set aside from the heat to cool off.
  5. Add ground walnuts.
  6. Mix well.
  7. Add cinnamon or lemon zest.
  8. Arrange on a large platter on top of a sheet of parchment paper.
  9. Smooth the top with a wet knife.
  10. On top, sprinkle some fine bread crumbs, then either confectioner's sugar or ground coffee.
  11. Decorate with small colorful candies.