Porridge Drink

Porridge Drink Recipe

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Sherene Bush

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@wrene12

When I was little, a dear friend would make this for us whenever we'd visit her home. She was generous enough to pass it on to me. She is from Venezuela, so it's possible that it's a Venezuelan treat but I don't know that for sure. The slight taste of anise is so pleasing and not overwhelming.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
1
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

1 1/2 c
milk, separated
1
cinnamon stick (or healthy pinch of cinnamon)
1 pinch
star anise
1 1/2 Tbsp
corn starch
1 pinch
salt
sugar to taste

How to Make Porridge Drink

Step-by-Step

  • 1Mix 1 cup milk and spices (cinnamon & anise). Boil for 15 minutes, slowly - simmer. Strain out spices.
  • 2In a cup mix cornstarch and 1/2 C milk mix well until all dissolved. Mix slowly into hot milk mixture, stirring constantly.
  • 3Add salt and sugar to taste. If desired, add little butter and stir again. Serve with cinnamon stick in cup or sprinkle with ground cinnamon, if desired.

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About Porridge Drink

Course/Dish: Drinks, Hot Drinks
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