Melitinia Santorinian sweet cheese tartlets

What is Melitinia?

Melitinia is a dessert that brings together the flavours of cheese and yoghurt in a soft dough tartlet. Melitinia translates to ‘sweet as honey’ which is a true testiment to the desserts taste. Traditionally melitinia was served during Easter; today this dessert is served at festivals such as weddings and is sold at traditional bakeries in Santorini.

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