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Lengua De Gato

How to Make Lengua De Gato

Prep Time 12 mins
Cook Time 8 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Pastries
Cuisine Filipino
Servings 1 dozen


  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1 1/3 cups cake flour
  • 2/3 cup sugar
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/4 cup egg white from 2 pcs eggs
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla


How to make Lengua De Gato

  • Cream butter and sugar. Add egg white gradually then fold in flour with salt.
  • Add vanilla and stir mixture until smooth.
  • Use cake decorating tube to form mixture into long and narrow oblong shapes about 2 inches long.
  • Drop each onto slightly greased cookie sheet.
  • Bake in 375 °F oven 5 to 8 minutes or until light brown. Remove immediately and let cool.
  • Store in tightly covered jars.