Easy Brazilian Cheese Bread (pão de Queijo)


Simple and gluten-free Brazilian cheese bread, or Pão de Queijo, made with tapioca flour, milk, eggs, olive oil, and cheese.

What you will need

1 egg*

1/3 cup olive oil

2/3 cup milk

1 1/2 cups (170 grams) tapioca flour

1/2 cup (packed, about 66 grams) grated cheese, your preference, we get good results with feta cheese (no need to grate), or fresh farmer's cheese (if using fresh farmer's cheese, you may want to add another 1/2 teaspoon of salt)

1 teaspoon of salt (or more to taste)

One or two mini muffin tins. Mini muffin tins are about half the size of a regular muffin pan. The muffin openings are about 1-inch deep, and 1 3/4 inch wide at the top.


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