Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 30 mins

Middle Eastern style cake that is rich and delicious. From Rodale's Basic Natural Foods Cookbook.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350.Butter a 8x8 pan.
  2. In a medium bowl cream together butter and warm honey.Beat in eggs, one at a time.
  3. Gradually fold in farina,cinnamon, and almonds.
  4. Pour into prepared pan and bake for 30 minutes.
  5. Remove from oven and cool for 15 minutes.
  6. Simmer water and honey for 10 minutes and pour over halva.
  7. Cool and cut into squares or diamonds.


Most Helpful

This was easy and my family loved it. I sprinkled more almond pieces over the top before glazing with the honey. Thanks!

yogiclarebear March 09, 2009

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