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Mămăligă (Romanian pronunciation: [məməˈliɡə] ;) is a porridge made out of yellow maize flour, traditional in Romania, Moldova, Western Ukraine and among Poles in Ukraine, the Black Sea regions of Georgia and Turkey, and Thessaly and Fthiotis, in Greece.[4] It is traditional also in Italy, Switzerland, Slovenia, Croatia, Brazil, with the name polenta.

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CourseMain course
Place of originRomania
Region or stateRomania, Moldova
Main ingredients
Food energy
(per 100 g[1] serving)
70 kcal (293 kJ)
Nutritional value
(per 100 g[2] serving)
Protein2 g
Fat0 g
Carbohydrate15[3] g
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