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Portuguese Custard Tarts - Pasteis de Nata

Portuguese Custard Tarts – Pasteis de Nata

Description These are delicious Portuguese Custard Tarts. Ingredients 1 cup milk 3 tablespoons cornstarch ½ vanilla bean 1 cup white sugar 6 egg yolks 1 (17.5 ounce) package frozen puff pastry, thawed Instructions...

Rabbit with Mustard

Description This a Portuguese recipe which is excellent! You should try it!!! Mmmmmm...! Ingredients 1 (2 pound) rabbit, cleaned and cut into pieces salt and pepper to taste 3 tablespoons prepared mustard 3 tablespoons...

Beefs Portuguese Style

Beefs Portuguese Style

Description This is a recipe that I got from my mother-in-law. She doesn't measure, so it took me a while to get it close. The gravy is close to the one they use in Portuguese restaurants. Ingredients ¾ cup red wine ¼...

Portuguese Cod Fish Casserole Recipe

Portuguese Cod Fish Casserole

Description Soaked salt cod (bacalhau) is baked with sliced potatoes, olive oil, garlic, and other seasonings in this savory casserole. Ingredients 2 pounds salted cod fish 5 large potatoes, peeled and sliced 3 large...

Maria's Portuguese Bacalau Recipe

Maria’s Portuguese Bacalau

Description This is a traditional Portuguese dish that brings back memories of mom. It is not only tasty but it is always a hit at parties. Plan ahead, because the salted cod needs to soak for 24 hours. Ingredients 2...

Portuguese Sweet Rice Recipe

Portuguese Sweet Rice

Description Stovetop rice pudding with eggs added at the very end for a rich texture. Ingredients 1 ½ quarts milk 1 cup uncooked white rice 1 cup white sugar 2 eggs, beaten Instructions In a large saucepan over high...

Mike's Portuguese Tuna Rice Casserole Recipe

Mike’s Portuguese Tuna Rice Casserole

Description A spicy tuna mixture is nestled between two layers of rice in this Portuguese inspired casserole. Ingredients 3 cups water 1 ½ cups uncooked white rice 1 tablespoon butter 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 tablespoon...

Portuguese Beef - Cacoila Recipe

Portuguese Beef – Cacoila

Description Beef stew meat is marinated overnight in orange juice, white wine and spices that include bay leaves, garlic, paprika and allspice. Ingredients 2 pounds beef stew meat, cut into 1 inch cubes 3 oranges...

Wine and Garlic Pork (Portuguese Vina Dosh) Recipe

Wine and Garlic Pork (Portuguese Vina Dosh)

Description This Portuguese main dish calls for pork to be marinated for days in red wine vinegar, wine, and an assortment of seasonings. Ingredients 1 ½ cups red wine vinegar ¾ cup red wine 7 cloves garlic, crushed 3...

Abade Prisco's Pudding Recipe

Abade Prisco’s Pudding

Description This Portuguese pudding, named after Abbot Priscos, is a gourmet treat composed of simple caramel, rich egg yolks, cinnamon, lemon, smoked bacon, and Porto wine. Ingredients 1 cup white sugar ½ cup water 1...

Portuguese Custard Tarts (Pasteis de Nata) Recipe and Video

Portuguese Custard Tarts (Pasteis de Nata)

Description Chef John shows you how to perfect the world-famous Portuguese custard tarts, from buttering and folding the dough to incorporating the custard with the sugar syrup. Ingredients 1 cup all-purpose flour ¼...

Portuguese Steamed Clams Recipe

Portuguese Steamed Clams

Description Being of Portuguese descent and raised in Rhode Island along the Eastern seaboard, this recipe is a wonderful combination of my two heritages. If desired serve with a small cup of melted butter for dipping...

Portuguese Shrimp Recipe

Portuguese Shrimp

Description Shrimp is simmered in ale with Portuguese pimenta, parsley, and paprika in this flavorful dish that's simple enough for a weeknight. Ingredients 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil, or more as needed 1...

Codfish with Cream Recipe

Codfish with Cream

Description Dried, salted cod (bacalhau) and potatoes in a rich cream sauce is a traditional Portuguese dish. Plan ahead, as the salt cod needs time to soak. Ingredients 12 ounces dried salted cod fish vegetable oil for...

Portuguese Burnt Sugar Candy Recipe

Portuguese Burnt Sugar Candy

Description Sweet, tart candies that are usually made around the holidays - especially at Christmas Ingredients 1 cup white sugar ⅓ cup water 1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar Instructions In a saucepan, stir together the...

Easy Portuguese Cookies Recipe

Easy Portuguese Cookies

Description This crisp little sugar cookie is a family recipe from the island of St. Michael in the Azores. Ingredients 2 tablespoons cornstarch 1 cup white sugar 3 tablespoons butter 2 eggs 2 ½ cups all-purpose flour 2...

Portuguese Pork Alentejana Recipe

Portuguese Pork Alentejana

Description This wonderful dish is a medley of meat and vegetable flavors. Ingredients 1 ½ cups dry white wine 1 teaspoon paprika 2 ½ teaspoons salt ¼ teaspoon black pepper 2 cloves garlic, peeled and cut in half 1 bay...

Portuguese Fresh Tuna (Sauce and Marinade) Recipe

Portuguese Fresh Tuna (Sauce and Marinade)

Description Family Recipe, a staple once a year when fresh tuna was available in my area. It's pretty spicy, so it is generally served with boiled potatoes which are perfect for soaking up the sauce. The sauce is...

Peach-Pineapple Sangria Recipe

Peach-Pineapple Sangria

Description This version of sangria features frozen peaches and pineapple juice with peach schnapps and white wine for a refreshing summertime adult beverage. Ingredients 1 (750 milliliter) bottle chilled Riesling (or...

Shrimp Mozambique Recipe

Shrimp Mozambique

Description Leave the shells on for a bold, savory-tasting shrimp Mozambique, the legendary Portuguese dish infused with white wine, beer, and sazon. Ingredients ½ cup butter 1 large onion, chopped 10 cloves garlic...

Espetadas (Portuguese Beef Shish Kabobs) Recipe

Espetadas (Portuguese Beef Shish Kabobs)

Description This Portuguese classic originates from the island of Madeira and features grilled skewers loaded with marinated beef. Ingredients ¾ cup red wine 8 cloves garlic 6 bay leaves, crumbled 2 tablespoons coarse...

Portuguese Snow Drops Recipe

Portuguese Snow Drops

Description Portuguese snow drops, or 'sonjos,' are small meringue cookies made of beaten egg whites, sugar, and lemon juice. Add food coloring or sprinkles for seasonal decoration. Ingredients 3 egg whites 1...

Portuguese Egg Tarts Recipe

Portuguese Egg Tarts

Description Using a boxed pie crust mix makes these sweet and golden Portuguese egg tarts so easy to make. Ingredients cooking spray 1 (11 ounce) package pie crust mix (such as Betty Crocker®) 3 tablespoons cold butter...