Portuguese Salt Cod and Potato Casserole Recipe

Portuguese Salt Cod and Potato Casserole

Called bacalhau a Gomes de Sa, this Portuguese recipe is made of layers of salt cod, potatoes slices, sauteed onions topped with olives and hard-boiled eggs.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 6
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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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 0
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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  • 25 M
  • 2 H
  • 0
Pasteis de Nata Recipe

Pastéis de Nata I | Portuguese Custard Tarts

Can’t pronounce these pastries. No worries. It won’t affect your appreciation for the thin, crackly crust cradling the ridiculously creamy custard.

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  • 1 H
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 195
Confeitaria de Belem

Pastéis de Belém: On the Trail of a Portuguese Legend

Pasteis de nata, Portugal’s creamy custard cups wrapped in a crackly pastry, have no equal. David visits the Confeitaria de Belem, where they originated.

Portuguese Deep-Fried Green Beans Recipe

Portuguese Deep-Fried Green Beans

In Portugal, deep-frying beans is a long-standing tradition. Serve these peixinhos da horta as a starter, snack, or, as the Portuguese do, a side dish.

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  • 30 M
  • 45 M
  • 7
Chourico

Portuguese Pineapple Burger

This Portuguese-style burger slathers spicy pork sausage with orange-garlic mayo and decks it out with pineapple and cilantro.

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  • 25 M
  • 40 M
  • 2
Portuguese Sausage Frittata Recipe

Portuguese Sausage Frittata | Tortilha de Chouriço

Guess which recipe David begged to have for a late Sunday night supper after the Ed Sullivan show? (Hint: This one.)

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  • 15 M
  • 40 M
  • 6
Portuguese Sausage Frittata Recipe

Portugal’s Chouriço Sausage is Ready for its Close-up

Portuguese pork sausage, called chourico, is a tasty alternative to Spanish chorizo. Chourico stars in this supper frittata recipe.

Portuguese-Style Pork Roast with Steamed Clams Recipe

Portuguese-Style Pork Roast with Steamed Clams

Pork and clams, a classic Portuguese combination, are paired tomatoes, garlic, herbs, and a pinch of crushed pepper. For a twist, bone-in pork loin is used.

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  • 1 H
  • 2 H, 15 M
  • 1
Pan-Roasted Halibut with an Iberian Stew of Chickpeas, Chorizo, and Cabbage Recipe

Pan-Roasted Halibut, Chickpeas and Chorizo

Pairing seafood with sausage is very Portuguese. Here seared halibut is matched up with a stew of Spanish chorizo, chickpea, and cabbage. Cilantro is on top.

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  • 40 M
  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 2
Fire Alarm

Feel the Burn: Portuguese Piri-Piri Sauce Heats Up the Palate

Molho de piri-piri, a hot sauce made from African birdseye peppers, is beloved in Portugal and is the inspiration for shrimp, pork and chicken recipes.

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