About Ana Patuleia Ortins

Ana Patuleia Ortins

Ana Patuleia Ortins is the author of Portuguese Homestyle Cooking, a collection of recipes from Ana's upbringing as a first-generation descendent of Portuguese immigrants. She’s also the founder of PortugueseCooking.com.

Portuguese Ham-and-Sausage Bread

These breads are chockfull of Portuguese sausage, including linguica and presunto. Add cheese, like a robust Sao Jorge, and they become a meal in themselves.

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  • 40 M
  • 3 H
  • 0

Portuguese Chickpea Salad with Salt Cod

A no-fuss meal, this Portuguese salad–full of meaty chickpeas and flakes of salt cod–is tossed in a cider vinegar dressing and topped with chopped egg.

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  • 30 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 0

Portuguese Fennel Soup

Fennel soup, or sopa de funcho in Portuguese, is a staple in Madeira and the Azores Islands. This recipe is full of fennel, pork, sausage, cabbage, and beans.

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  • 45 M
  • 2 H
  • 4

Portuguese Shrimp Turnovers

One of the most beloved snacks in Portugal, these little fried turnovers are filled with shrimp in a creamy white sauce that has a slight kick of heat to it.

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  • 2 H
  • 2 H
  • 3
Portuguese Homestyle Cooking Ana Patuleia Ortins

Portuguese Grilled Pork Ribs

Meaty pork spareribs are marinated in Portugal’s molho de piri-piri, a traditional hot sauce, then grilled over an open flame.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 35 M
  • 0
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