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Course: Starch
Cuisine: South African
Keyword: Addon, maize, maizemeal, microwave, Pap, staple
Microwaved and perfectly cooked, To be used in the recipe for paptert
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  • 3 cups Water Boiled
  • 1.5 cups Maize Meal
  • 2 Tablespoons Butter to taste
  • 1 teaspoon Salt


Boil kettle
In a microwave safe bowl (glass / pyrex)
Mix pap, water and 1 teaspoon of salt
Microwave on high - 5min
5 min let stand in microwave - 5min
Stir in 2 Tablespoons butter
Microwave again 7min
Ready to eat
Be careful - The bowl will be hot - Use kitchen gloves or cloths