TRADITIONAL DISHES

Pork Cutlets with Poached egg | Febras com ovo no Prato

Pork Cutlets with Poached egg | Febras com ovo no Prato

Pork Cutlets with Poached egg is a very known dish is Portugal. The meat and the onions are Fried in butter, as well for a sunny side-up egg. Very delicious combination. We serve this dish as is, expect, we aren’t fry friendly. As said, we […]

Pork Neck Steak | Costoletas de Porco

Pork Neck Steak | Costoletas de Porco

Pork Neck Steak is delicious because of the marbling fat through out the meat. It gives so much flavour and at the end that fat simply melts away. I am a fan of going to the local butcher shop on my street. First because of […]

Braised Cubed Pork and Clams | Carne de Porco a Alentejana

Braised Cubed Pork and Clams | Carne de Porco a Alentejana

Braised Cubed Pork and Clams, is well know to be one of many Traditional and Popular dishes of Portuguese Cuisine. The clams are typical from Algarve. While the Pork is from Alentejo, both beautiful regions in South Portugal. We reinvented this dish by braising the […]

Creamy Pureed Spinach Butternut Squash Soup

Creamy Pureed Spinach Butternut Squash Soup

Creamy Pureed Spinach Butternut Squash Soup, hits the spot for any tummy is this cold weather. Hello all you foodies and Happy 2019! We are back to our usual routines. The holidays were overwhelming this year. It was our daughter’s first Christmas and her first […]

Braised Green Peas with Poached Eggs (Ervilhas com ovos escalfados)

Braised Green Peas with Poached Eggs (Ervilhas com ovos escalfados)

Braised Green Peas with Poached Eggs is a beautiful bright dish to serve at home for family and friends. It is truly a hearty, comfort food that is perfect for any day of the week! It is based on a traditional Portuguese dish called “Ervilhas […]

Best Braised Pork Loin Chops

Best Braised Pork Loin Chops

Believe me when I say the these are the Best Braised Pork Lion Chops. They are succulent and full of flavour. We don’t like to use too much salt in our dish but we enjoy using the right seasoning for each dish.  When I go […]

Chorizo Ham Cheese Tortilla

Chorizo Ham Cheese Tortilla

Happy Monday! This weekend we have been working on a few new recipes to share with you. In between thoughts and experimenting, we came up with this Chorizo Ham Cheese Tortilla recipe.  You may not know, but we are very new at blogging. So sharing our […]

Liver Bacon Potato Saute with Herb Butter

Liver Bacon Potato Saute with Herb Butter

Liver Bacon Potato Saute with Herb Butter is one of my favorite dish when it comes to Liver. It’s a one pan hearty Autumn dish. There is so much that goes into this dish and it takes no time at all to make it. The […]

Fish Stew & Fish Soup

Fish Stew & Fish Soup

Hey everyone! This week we created delicious meals but we have been forgetting about putting some fish in our diets. Fish Stew is one of our favourite dishes. While making our dinner we always think ahead. Putting in a few more potatoes, fish and water […]

Sauteed Spring Beans

Sauteed Spring Beans

My dad’s garden continues to grow and it continues giving us delicious vegetables. One of my favourite is the Spring Beans. There are a few ways to cook them, we enjoy eating them sauteed in homemade sauce or combined with tender meat. This recipe is […]