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Achladakia Recipe

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This recipe for Achladakia, by , is from Yiayia Maria's Greek Recipes , one of the cookbooks created at We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! It's easy and fun. Click here to start your own cookbook!

Maria Anagnostou


cup mazola oil
cup crisco
cup sugar
cup orange juice mixed with tsp baking soda
3 eggs
2 tsp baking powder
tsp cloves
1 tsp vanilla
4 - 5 cups flour

Nut Mixture:
1 cup walnuts, finely chopped
1 Tbsp sugar
tsp cloves
1 Tbsp honey
Orange Zest

1 cup sugar
2 cups water
1 stick of cinnamon

Preheat oven to 350

Nut mixture:
1. Mix all ingredients together
2. Add enough honey to make soft

Boil ingredients x 20 min

1. Mix crisco, oil, and sugar together- ~10-15 min until sugar dissolved
2. Add eggs and orange juice
3. Add flour a little at a time, baking powder, cloves, vanilla to make a soft dough
4. Take a small ball of dough, flatten, and add about tsp of nut mixture
5. Shape into a pear
6. Bake until golden brown
7. Once cooled, put into hot syrup for 2 minutes

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Ok to freeze cookies before or after syrup




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