Friday, November 16, 2018
Limpets a Madeiran speciality and recipe

Limpets a Madeiran speciality and recipe

Uma dose de lapas por favor! Not many people even know what a Limpet is never mind frying it in a pan and eating it....
Amanteigado 'butter-like' Portugal Cheese

Amanteigado ‘butter-like’ Portugal Cheese

Amanteigado is a creamy cows’ milk cheese made on the island of Faial in the Azores, Portugal’s autonomous region located in the mid-Atlantic. The producers...

Pastel de nata for lunch?

You will be forgiven for mistaking it for a mini milk tart at first glance, but the Pastel de nata, which is a custard...
How to make Pastel de nata

How to make Pastel de nata

One can never go wrong with a little pastry in your life and what better way to indulge in this goodness than to have...

Mimi Jardim’s New Portuguese Cook Book: My Portuguese Feast

Portuguese South African cookery doyenne Mimi Jardim fueled by a love of good food and family and garnished with lashings of nostalgia. My Portuguese Feast...
Angelica is best olive oil for 2015

Angelica is best olive oil for 2015

Portugal has once again brought in the gold and this time, they have swiped the number one spot in the olive oil division. Angelica olive...
5 Portuguese foods to try as a family

5 Portuguese foods to try as a family

Portuguese food is usually quite hearty and filling and not always the most appealing at first glance. So, here are some suggestions as to...
Coke's milky way

Coke’s milky way

One of the world’s most leading products has taken a dabble into a whole new avenue. One that is totally bizarre. Coca-Cola has now launched...
Espetadas

Anyone for Espetada?

This is a Portuguese classic espetada that originates from the island of Madeira. It involves simple ingredients but delivers amazing flavours. This is a...
Portuguese Sponge Cake Alfeizerão Style

Portuguese Sponge Cake Alfeizerão Style

This is a cake which was once served to a King of Portugal has become the traditional cake of Alfeizerão and is famous throughout...
Couve Tronchuda from Portugal goes viral

Couve Tronchuda from Portugal goes viral

10 Years ago the Couve tronchuda was quite hard to find but in recent years you can almost find the obscure green vegetable anywhere. Couve...
How to make Portuguese steak

How to make Portuguese steak

If you’re a guy, you will know that there is nothing better than sinking your teeth into a nice and tender steak. But because this...
How to make beef trinchado Potjie

How to make beef trinchado Potjie

What makes our next dish a simple delight is the fact that it fuses Portuguese culture with South African culture. It’s tasty and simple...

Rustic Portuguese Chicken Stew

This is our first recipe we are sharing with you for 2016 and it comes from familyfoodie.com Isabel Laessig is the owner of this food...