Portuguese Recipes is a collection of popular Portuguese food recipes from mainland Portugal, the Azores, Madeira and around the world.
Saturday, July 24, 2021
This Portuguese porridge recipe (receita de papas) is so easy to make and it's so delicious.
Preparation time:
5 min
Cooking Time:
10 min
Ready In:
15 min
Level of Difficulty:
Very Easy

About User
Member since Oct 1, 2015
Location: n/a
User not following anyone yet.
Portuguese Porridge (Papas) Recipe

Portuguese Porridge (Papas) Recipe

Share this Recipe on:

Posted in: Breakfast Recipes
Sat, Jun 12, 2021, 21:47
5 out of 5 with 336 ratings
Views: 104450


1 cup of milk2 tablespoons of sugar2 tablespoons of all purpose flourA pinch of saltA pinch of cinnamon1 egg yolk
  • Get Portuguese groceries & stuff Get Portuguese groceries and other stuff at Amazon.com

  • This site uses US measurements.


    1. In a small pot over medium heat, add the milk, flour, sugar and salt.
    2. Stir very well until smooth and starts to boil.
    3. Now add the egg yolk and continue to stir until it thickens (about a minute).
    4. Remove from the heat, pour into a dish and enjoy.
    Recipe & Photo Credit: Rosinda


    Carole - 2021-07-19 00:06:02
    The porridge recipe doesn't show when to add the milk in the directions. It shows as an ingredient. I assume it goes with the sugar and salt and flour.

    We will have that updated soon, thank you for letting us know. 🙂
    5 Days ago, Mon, Jul 19, 2021, 11:19:21 (+0) (-0)
    You might also like
    Portuguese Porridge (Papas) Recipe
    Portuguese scrambled eggs is an easy and inexpensive meal that is also flavorful.
    Portuguese Porridge (Papas) Recipe
    We regularly enjoyed this omelette along with seasoned boiled potatoes.
    Portuguese Porridge (Papas) Recipe
    I remember loving this as a child, and my children enjoy this cereal.
    Portuguese Porridge (Papas) Recipe
    This healthy and delicious Portuguese baked tuna omelette recipe (omelete de atum no forno) is very easy and quick to make.