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Description[]

Fried cheese puffs

Buñuelos

Ingredients[]

  • 1 lb white cheese or small curd cottage cheese (quesito)
  • 1½ cups cornstarch
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • 2 tbsp brown sugar
  • ½ tsp salt

Directions[]

  1. Grind the cheese.
  2. Mix the cheese with the cornstarch, eggs, brown sugar and salt .
  3. Roll into balls the size of golf balls and drop into medium-hot vegetable oil and fry slowly.
  4. After a few minutes increase temperature and fry until they are golden.
  5. Remove and place on absorbent paper.
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