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Saturday, July 24, 2021
These delicious and buttery quick butter biscuits (biscoitos de manteiga) are very easy to make.
Preparation time:
10 min
Cooking Time:
20 min
Ready In:
30 min
Level of Difficulty:
Very Easy

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Quick Butter Biscuits Recipe

Quick Butter Biscuits Recipe

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Wed, Apr 21, 2021, 16:30
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2 cups of flour 1/2 cup of sugar1/2 cup of butter1 egg1 teaspoon of baking powder
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    1. Preheat the oven to 180ºC or 350ºF.
    2. With the help of mixer, mix the flour, softened butter, sugar, egg and baking powder until the mixture is smooth. 
    3. Then, mold into small balls of dough (3 cm in diameter), place them on a baking sheet covered with parchment paper and smash down a little bit using the teeth of a fork.
    4. Bake for about 20 minutes or until the cookies are golden brown. 
    5. Allow to cool and store in an airtight container.
    Recipe & Photo Credit: receitasdeportugal.com


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