Friday, April 27, 2018

HAKE FILLETS & SPINACH WITH BECHAMEL SAUCE

What you need 4 hake fillets Salt, pepper and lemon to season Spinach to taste White sauce 500ml of milk 2 table spoons of corn flour Salt to taste 1 yolk 1 desert...

Flavours from the East – Chacuti de Galinha

My all time favorite chicken curry. Chacuti de Galinha, or Xacuti Chicken, is a curry chicken dish in Goan cuisine. It is one of the...

“Pernil“ war creates diplomatic crisis

Venezuela and Portugal were thrown in a diplomatic rift provoked by importation of pig meat leading to tense relationship between the two countries. The pork...

“Amigos” Chidren’s Xmas a roaring success

Amigos Portugueses Children’s Christmas gets bigger and better every year and last weekend was no exception. What is really extraordinary is the enthusiasm and passion...

Easy Cuisine

Pretty simple cooking ... With nowadays fast pace of life it is easier to order a take out pizza or a Chinese beef chow min,...

Flavors from the East – Chicken and Prawn Curry

The Portuguese Discoveries opened contacts with diverse cultures, such as the early Arab spice traders influence in the history of Mozambique’s gastronomy resulting in...

Sardine: the Elusive Catch

The International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) has recommended that sardine fishing in Portugal should be suspended for a minimum of...

Flavors from the East – Laurentina Prawns

The Portuguese Discoveries opened contacts with diverse cultures, such as the early Arab spice traders influence in the history of Mozambique’s gastronomy resulting in...

Academia do Bacalhau of Cape Town 49th commemorative luncheon

In celebrating the 49th Anniversary of the Academia do Bacalhau of Cape Town held its traditional monthly luncheon at the South African Air Force...

Corn Flakes Cookies / Bolhinos de “Corn Flakes”

CORN FLAKES COOKIES 125gr butter 60gr sugar 1 egg 1 tea spoon of Baking Powder 1 cup of flour 1 cup of dried fruits Mix the flower with the butter until...

Academia do Bacalhau of Cape Town “Goes Airborne”

This year the Academia do Bacalhau of Cape Town is celebrating the 49th Anniversary with the lunch on the 2nd of November, at the...

Cheese Cake Recipe

CHEESE CAKE 1 tub smooth cream cheese 1 tub smooth cottage cheese 1 lemon jelly 1 pack tennis biscuits Crush the tennis biscuits and mix with enough margarine or...

Watercress Chicken Soup

INGREDIENTS 2 -3 tablespoons butter or 2 -3 tablespoons equivalent olive oil 2 medium onions, finely chopped 6 chicken pieces, skin and fat removed (either drumsticks,thighs or combination) 2⁄3 cup barley 6 cups water 2 chicken,...

AÇORDA ALENTEJANA

Ingredients 4 cups roughly chopped cilantro leaves and stems 7 cloves garlic, peeled 1 large green bell pepper, stemmed, seeded, and roughly chopped 1 serrano pepper, stemmed, seeded,...