Portuguese Homestyle Cooking Cookbook

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
Lady Baltimore Cake

Lady Baltimore Cake

A classic cake. Vanilla cake layers are slathered with a coconut-almond-oatmeal-cookie filling and frosted with meringue topped with cherries.

  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 25 M
  • 6
How to cook brown rice

How to Make Brown Rice

Brown rice is the perfect complement for tender, spicy lamb curry or any stew with a rich braising liquid. Make the rice while the meat is cooking.

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
Portuguese Homestyle Cooking Cookbook

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
  • 2
Portuguese Homestyle Cooking Cookbook

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.

  • 45 M
  • 2 H
  • 6
Row of five pears in front of a black background

Pear Chutney

Sugar—well, molasses—and spice and everything nice. That’s what pear chutney is made of.

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 0
Pecan Shortbread

Pecan Shortbread

Elegant, nutty shortbread, crowned with pecan halves, is baked the traditional Scottish way, in a round pan, then cut into wedges. Perfect for a tea party.

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
Almond and Walnut Macaroons

Almond and Walnut Macaroons

Gluten free. Dairy free. Peanut free. Fuss free. And damn fine at eliciting oohs and aahs from even the most discerning cookie craving.

  • 35 M
  • 1 H
  • 2
Pot Stickers

Pot Stickers

These Chinese dumplings filled with pork, ginger, scallions, dried fruit, and chile paste are a great starter. They’re a fun dish to make with a crowd, too.

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  • 2 H
  • 4 H, 30 M
  • 0
Figs Stuffed with Foie Gras Mousse

Figs Stuffed with Foie Gras Mousse

Fresh figs are stuffed with a foie gras mousse flavored with figs, thyme, nutmeg, black or white truffles, and a touch of Cognac. Black-tie all the way.

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  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 6 H, 30 M
  • 0