Did You Know?

Preparing food is more than just chopping, measuring and cooking.  There are some safety rules to keep you healthy.   Using raw egg whites in uncooked desserts can be just as dangerous as using raw egg yolks.  Looking back over…

Bacalhau de Ceu

Check out the latest recipe addition! Salted Codfish baked with sliced potatoes, peppers and onions.  This is not be missed.  Recipe is in the seafood page.

Celebration of the Holy Ghost

The celebration of the Holy Ghost,  Festa do Espirito Santo, according to oral history, originated from two religious experiences during the 16th century.   Since that time, particularly in the Azores, a celebratory meal of…
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Vinho or Vinha?

As you see the recipes, especially in this section, you might think I made a mistake on the titles.  One might say it should be vinha not vinho. Writing vinho instead of vinha was intentional.  Since vinha is indicative of the vineyard…