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Bolinhas (Goan Cookies) Recipe

Bolinhas (Goan Cookies) is a popular Indian Dessert
Author :
On :
Wednesday, 25 May, 2016
Category :
Vegetarian Recipe
Course :
Dessert Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Bake Recipe
Difficulty :
Servings :
Serves 2
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  • 4 Egg yolks
  • 1 cup - castor/powdered Sugar
  • 1.5 cups - semolina (sooji)
  • 1.5 cups - cashew nuts, ground
  • 1 tsp - Cardamom powder
  • 2 cups - coconut, grated
  • a greased baking tray
  • How to Make Bolinhas (Goan Cookies):

    1. Beat egg yolks and sugar to a light and creamy consistency.
    2. Mix in the rest of the ingredients, except the coconut, and keep covered for 8 hours.
    3. Mix in the coconut.
    4. Shape into small balls (about 12), flatten slightly and place on the baking tray.
    5. Bake in a pre-heated oven till brown.


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