Portuguese Diner Blog

Frango Churrasco – Portuguese Chicken on a Brick 0

Frango Churrasco – Portuguese Chicken on a Brick

Portuguese “Frango Churrasco” – Barbequed Chicken, is one of the most popular dishes for summer cookouts. There are many different recipes for this dish from using basic salt and pepper to adding oregano and...

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...

Sweet Diablo – Portuguese Cafe Meets Washington DC 1

Sweet Diablo – Portuguese Cafe Meets Washington DC

Sweet Diablo – Portuguese Cafe Meets Washington DC   Bemvindo! Sweet Diablo – (Sweet Devil) is a downtown Portuguese Cafe in Washinton, DC. Owners Rosa Silva and Nuno Geraldes Freire opened the cafe in...

Portuguese Circle Dinner 2013 at Robert Restaurant – MAD NYC 0

Portuguese Circle Dinner 2013 at Robert Restaurant – MAD NYC

  The Portuguese Circle, is a group of Portuguese living in New York City, whose objective is to promote Portugal and its culture. For that, the Portuguese Circle has been organizing social, gastronomic and...

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...

Carne de Porco à Alentejana 1

Carne de Porco à Alentejana

Carne de Porco à Alentejana is one of the most traditional Portuguese dishes found on the menus of Portuguese restaurants through out the world.  The dishes name, “Alentejana” meas that the dish comes from...

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...

No Reservations – Anthony Bourdain Explores Lisbon, Portugal 1

No Reservations – Anthony Bourdain Explores Lisbon, Portugal

Anthony Bourdain taped his Travel Chanel show; “No Reservations” in Lisbon” last fall, but the episode finally aired on April 30, 2012. I enjoyed watching the variety of the rich cuisine, the culture, and...