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