Easter cake - “Mona”
• Easter is a traditional
festival. We celebrate it
giving a “mona”.
• For Easter our godparents
give us a chocolate cake
“mona”. It’s traditional to
put colourful feathers or
In Catalonia we celabrate Easter.
We eat a round cake with chocolate
figures: Eggs, hens, balls or any popular
It is a cake with
feathers and chicks
My godfather gives me the “Mona”
(chocolate cake) with the figure I want
(Pacman for example) and my godmother
gives me a present.
real eggs with
Easter. And we
By the way,
THANK YOU for your
Easter postcards. We
liked them very much!!
In Easter we eat “the mona “. “Mona” is the tradicional
Easter cake. They are a present from godparents
(uncles or grandparents usually).
It’s decorated with colourful feathers.
In the mona we put a chocolate figure.
In the old times, “mona” was not a cake but a “tortell”
with real eggs on it. There were as many eggs as the
Most people eat the “mona”, or Easter cake on
a picnic in the countryside on Easter Monday
sung on Easter
Lent and Easter celebrations in Catalonia
By students in 5th and 6th year
School El Castellot
La Múnia – Castellví de la Marca
Catalonia - Spain
for your attention