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These delicious and sweet Portuguese coquinhos (coconut cupcakes) take less than 30 minutes to make and make a great sweet snack.
Portuguese Coquinhos (Coconut Cupcakes) Recipe
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Portuguese Coquinhos (Coconut Cupcakes) Recipe

Portuguese Coquinhos (Coconut Cupcakes) Recipe

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2 cups of grated coconut1 cup of sugar2 large eggsCupcake or muffin paper liners

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  1. Preheat the oven to 200°C or 400°F.
  2. Add the paper liners to a cupcake/muffin pan.
  3. Place the coconut and sugar in a bowl and mix.
  4. Add the eggs and mix well but without mixing it too much.
  5. Pour into the paper liners with the help of a spoon.
  6. Bake for 10 to 15 minutes.
  7. Check continuosly to make sure they don't burn.
  8. Remove from the oven and let them cool slightly.
Recipe & Photo Credit: nozmoscadaegengibre.blogspot.com *

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