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. @portuguesecooking

Two white bowls of Portuguese fennel soup with spoons resting inside and crusty bread on the side.

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.