Grano Dolce


• 500 g of wheat
• 100 g of candied citron
• 100 g candied orange
• 50 g sugar
• 1 cinnamon stick ground
• 4 tablespoons liquid honey
• 50 g dark chocolate
• 100 g walnuts

How to make the Grano dolce:

Wash the wheat after selecting it and leave to soak for 2 days, changing the water often. After this time, drain and boil for about an hour, stirring occasionally, water and sugar.

Drain gather the wheat into a large bowl, profumatelo addolcitelo with cinnamon and honey, mix well, then add the chocolate when the grain is still warm, so it can melt.

Let cool, then stir in the chopped walnuts, candied citron and orange reduced to pieces. Stir to blend ingredients.

Serve the sweet corn in individual bowls, decorate with fresh mint leaves and bits of candied fruit.

Serves 6

Regional recipe from Basilicata