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Sunday, September 19, 2021
We enjoy this recipe for papas de bolacha Maria (Maria biscuits porridge) at any time of the day and it's a favorite at home.
Preparation time:
5 min
Cooking Time:
Ready In:
5 min
Level of Difficulty:
Very Easy

Portuguese Papas de Bolacha Maria Recipe - Portuguese Recipes

Portuguese Papas de Bolacha Maria Recipe

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Thu, Mar 4, 2021, 20:58
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15 Maria biscuits (cookies)1 cup of really hot milk (250 ml)1 teaspoon of sugar1 small bowl
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    1. Heat the cup of milk until really hot (but not boiling).
    2. Break the biscuits (cookies) in four pieces each in the bowl.
    3. Add the 1 teaspoon of sugar to the hot milk and stir.
    4. Pour the milk over the biscuits and let it sit for a couple of minutes (until they soften a bit).
    5. Stir a bit to break down the biscuits and enjoy.


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