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Portuguese cuisine, Portuguese recipes, Recipes

“Feliz Natal” or “Boas Festas” translates to “Merry Christmas” or “Happy Holidays”! The Holiday season in Portugal is celebrated as a time for family, of giving and sharing. Towns and homes are decorated with lights and with “Scenes of the Nativity”, or the Presépio which is the main focal point of the Christmas decorations in […]

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Chef Rui Correia Hosts Sold Out Douro Valley Portugal, Food and Wine Tour 2014

Chef Rui Correia owner of Douro Restaurant in Greenwich Ct. will be hosting a spectacular trip of a life time, Food and Wine tour of the Douro Valley, Portugal this October. See itinerary here: Douro – Food Wine Tour 2014. Chef Correia will also be preparing dishes along with some of the renowned chefs at […]

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Michelin Star Chef George Mendes – New Cook Book – My Portugal/Recipes and Stories

Photo credits: Amazon.com, Star Chefs.com Chef George Mendes of Aldea Restaurant, New York City, has risen to fame in the last few years receiving a Michelin Star in 2011 and again in 2012. He has written his first cook book titled; My Portugal/Recipes and Stories which includes 125 recipes from traditional to modern versions of […]

Portuguese cuisine, Recipes

Bacalhau de Trás-os-Montes by Oceana Restaurant NYC

To showcase the incredible versatility of Portuguese wines with food, Wines of Portugal is launching an exciting new culinary-focused program in the United States this April. The program, known as “10 Chefs / 10 Wineries,” will match ten Portuguese wineries with ten of America’s top chefs, culminating in an online cooking series and limited edition […]

Portuguese cuisine, Portuguese recipes, Recipes

Portuguese Muffins Featured in Huffington Post

Portuguese Sweet Muffins featured in Huffington Post article! Click on this link to read the article! Why Portuguese Muffins AreSeriously Underrated The article links back to Tia Maria’s Blog for the recipe by Leonor Santos! Here’s an excerpt from the article in the Huffington Post – Travel – February 22, 2014 “Popularized in the United […]