Category: Chefs

Chef Rui Correia Hosts Sold Out Douro Valley Portugal, Food & Wine Tour 2014 1

Chef Rui Correia Hosts Sold Out Douro Valley Portugal, Food & 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:...

Michelin Star Chef George Mendes – New Cook Book – My Portugal/Recipes and Stories 1

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...

Portuguese Chefs at 2013 International Gourmet Festival 0

Portuguese Chefs at 2013 International Gourmet Festival

Lusitanian Michelin Stars The Portuguese Wave International Gourmet Festival 2013 – Vila Joya, Algarve, Portugal Nov 7-16 “It wasn’t so long ago that Portugal only had one Michelin-starred restaurant outside of the Algarve, but...

LaSallete Restaurant – A Taste of Portugal in Sonoma, California 1

LaSallete Restaurant – A Taste of Portugal in Sonoma, California

  LaSalette Restaurant/By Guest Editor, Dan Dias I had always heard that California’s climate, the rich abundance of fresh seafood and locally grown produce made it similar to Portugal. Perhaps that’s why the wave...

George Mendes/Michelin Star Chef – Aldea Restaurant – Fox News 1

George Mendes/Michelin Star Chef – Aldea Restaurant – Fox News

Kitchen Superstars: George Mendes’ taste of Portugal | Fox News Video. Chef George Mendes makes Bacalhau a Bras! Chef Mendes has risen to fame in the last few years receiving a Michelin Star in...

Michelin Star Restaurants – Portugal 2013 0

Michelin Star Restaurants – Portugal 2013

For 2013, the Michelin Dining Guide to Spain & Portugal has awarded prestigious stars to 11 chefs across Portugal. As like last year, the publication has awarded two stars each to Hans Neuner of...

LaSalette Restaurant Cookbook – Cozinha Nova Portuguesa 5

LaSalette Restaurant Cookbook – Cozinha Nova Portuguesa

Hello to all my “Portuguese Foodies”! I have an amazing GIVEAWAY for you this month! WIN a FREE – LaSalette Cook Book and a FREE $50 Gift Certificate to LaSalette Restaurant in Sonoma CA...

“Aldea” Makes New York Magazine’s Top 101 Restaurants in NYC 2

“Aldea” Makes New York Magazine’s Top 101 Restaurants in NYC

  Congratulations to Portuguese American Chef George Mendes who’s restaurant “ALDEA” made New York Magazine’s top 101 restaurants in NYC. nymag.com/restaurants/wheretoeat/2012/ newyork.grubstreet.com “The talented George Mendes has spent decades wandering the globe, studying under...

Chopped Champion – Luisa Fernandes 1

Chopped Champion – Luisa Fernandes

The first time I saw Portuguese Chef,  Luísa Fernandes on the Food Network’s Chopped  episode on November 10, 2009, I instantly became her fan. As I watched her, I could sense the passion and...