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. @elisabeth.luard

Two fillet of Portuguese trout wrapped in ham then cooked, on the side slices of peaches on a plate

Portuguese Trout Wrapped in Smoked Ham

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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A chuck broa, or Portuguese corn bread, on a wooden table with wine nearby

Broa ~ 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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