Portuguese Diner Blog

“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...