Recipe for Sémola - Receta de Sémola - Spanish Cooking -

This is a very old recipe, popular here in the countryside – campo – of Murcia & Cartagena. A little bit like couscous or Southern American grits, Sémola is a savoury dish made from flour, onion and chorizo. It’s smooth, nutritious and warming, eaten when it’s a little colder here in Murcia, normally for breakfast. You can add longaniza roja or blanca, some Murcian blood sausage – morcilla – or bacon too, if that’s your taste. Or use cornflour instead of wheat flour. It’s a great recipe that uses up leftover meat, is simple to cook and can feed plenty. This recipe is from Maravillas Fernandez Ramirez from La Murta.

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