Lighter Fare

  Oven Baked Fish with Vegetables Peixe Assado no Forno Serves 4 to 6 2 pounds fish steaks or whole dressed ( like halibut, salmon, haddock )-whatever you like 1/2  cup olive oil 2 large onions,  thinly sliced, divided …
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Pork and Shrimp Sauté (Picardinho de Porco e Camarão)

Sometimes during the business of preparing pies and do ahead dishes for the holiday meal, we need to make something quick to eat. Serve with rice or pop some in a roll and make a sandwich. Either way, this will do the trick. 1  pound…
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Chick Peas with Salt Cod and Rice (Grão de Bico com Bacalhau e Arroz)

Serves 6 to 8  Chick peas and salt cod are frequently paired together whether they are in a salad, a stew, or boiled dinner. 1 pound salt cod, soaked 24 to 36 hours  in several changes of cold water 1/4 cup olive oil 1…
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Grilled Squid with Lemon Wine Vinaigrette (Lulas Grelhada com Vinho )

Serves 2 as an appetizer This is a perfect appetizer for squid lovers.  I have taken it a step further and served it as an entrée over rice. 2-3  large squid, cleaned, inner bone removed Grill over medium coals for 2 1/2 minutes…