About Elisabeth Luard

Elisabeth Luard

Elisabeth Luard is a food writer, journalist, and broadcaster who specializes in the cuisines of Europe and Latin America. Her cookbook titles include A Cook's Year in a Welsh Farmhouse, European Peasant Cookery, The Latin American Kitchen, The Food of Spain and Portugal. Luard is also a contributor to Zester Daily and has served as a Trustee for the Oxford Symposium on Food and Cookery. She has written two novels and three memoirs.

Portuguese Trout Cooked in Smoked Ham Overcoats Recipe

Portuguese Trout Cooked in Smoked Ham Overcoats

This dish, called Trutas a Moda de Braganca, consists of trout wrapped in a deep red jacket of smoked Portuguese ham and fried in bacon drippings.

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Broa, Portuguese Corn Bread Recipe

Portuguese Corn Bread

Broa, or Portuguese cornbread, has a distinctive whitish crust, which cracks to reveal a golden-brown crumb. This is a toothsome, hearty bread.

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Portuguese Bread Soup | Shrimp Acorda Recipe

Portuguese Bread Soup with Shrimp | Açorda de Mariscos

Known as Acorda de Mariscos in Portugal, this robust “soup” of shrimp, bread, and rice is quite the satiating meal in a bowl.

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Portuguese Swordfish Kabobs Recipe

Portuguese Swordfish Kabobs

A Portuguese staple from the island of Madeira, swordfish marinated is a spiky oil of pepper, garlic, and oregano, are threaded on skewers and then grilled.

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