( Easter ) Folar Cakes and Sugar Almonds

During Easter week, fairs are held across the whole of the Algarve featuring the renowned Folar cake. As traditional to Cake???????????????????????????????????????Portugal as the Easter Egg is to Northern Europe, the cake is sweet, moist and topped with a hard boiled egg still in the shell.  Sugared almonds are another Easter favourite and are given as gifts for children – adults too munch their way through as many of them as they can.

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