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Tuesday, June 15, 2021
This Portuguese apple and coconut cake (bolo de coco e maçã) is easy to make and tastes delicious.
Preparation time:
15 min
Cooking Time:
50 min
Ready In:
1 h 5 min
Level of Difficulty:

Portuguese Apple & Coconut Cake Recipe

Portuguese Apple & Coconut Cake Recipe

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Posted in: Cakes / Cheesecakes
Sat, Sep 8, 2018, 16:44
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4 eggs1 cup of sugar1 small coconut yogurt1/2 cup of margarine, softened1 appleJuice from 1 orange 1/2 cup of grated coconut1 and 1/2 cups of flour1 teaspoon of baking powder
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    1. Preheat the oven to 180ºC or 350ºF.
    2. Grease a small cake pan with margarine and sprinkle it with flour.
    3. Beat the eggs with the sugar until a creamy and whitish preparation is obtained.
    4. Add the yogurt and margarine and beat again.
    5. Peel the apple and chop it into small cubes, add it to the preparation along with the grated coconut and the orange juice.
    6. Mix everything very well, add the flour and baking powder and mix it well.
    7. Bake for 45 to 50 minutes.
    8. Garnish with grated coconut and enjoy.
    Recipe & Photo credit: jacomias.blogspot.pt


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