Meni-meniyong is a sweet from Malidives. Kids will like it and is healthy too.
- 1 cup Sesame seeds
- 1 cup Honey
- 4 Tblsp Butter, unsalted
- Preheat oven to 450ºF. Spread the sesame seeds on a baking sheet and toast in the oven about 10-12 minutes. Remove and cool.
- Heat the honey and butter in a small saucepan over medium-low heat until it bubbles and darkens somewhat, about 3-5 minutes.
- Stir the toasted sesame seeds into honey mixture. Spread the mass onto a buttered baking sheet to a thickness of about 1/4″. Cool until it is just warm and cut into finger-sized pieces.
- Return the cut pieces to the baking sheet, cool completely and serve.