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Trouxas de Ovos

Trouxas de Ovos

Sweet specialities “trouxas-de-ovos” are only made of sugar and egg yolk.

The origins or the exact date of their creation remain uncertain, however by the end of the 19th century writer Eça de Queiroz already praised this delicate sweet.

 

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