Receta Latina: Almojábanas

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In celebration of the upcoming Hispanic Heritage Month, we’re bringing you the best recipes from Spanish-speaking countries!

Today’s recipe comes from Colombia, and it’s a tasty bread made with cheese! It’s a perfect breakfast treat, or to be served as a side dish for dinner.

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Here’s the recipe, courtesy of My Colombian Recipes:

(8 almojábanas)
¾ cup masarepa or pre-cooked white cornmeal, sifted
2 cups cottage cheese
1 tablespoon melted butter
½ teaspoon baking powder
¼ teaspoon salt
2 eggs
2 tablespoons milk

Preheat the oven to 400° F. Mix the cottage cheese and masarepa in a food processor. Add the remaining ingredients and mix well. Divide into 8 equal-size portions and shape into a ball. Place on a greased baking sheet and bake for about 30 to 35 minutes, or until they are golden. Serve warm.

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