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Salsichas- Fresh Unsmoked Sausages

Tasty fresh sausages, salsichas, as we call them need not be smoked. Very popular in dishes of clams cataplana or the infamous Franceshina sandwich of Oporto, you can make these up with just a little effort. Unless you have a walk-in refrigerator…

Sopa de Espirito Santo (Holy Ghost Soup)

Sopa de Espirito Santo (Holy Ghost Soup),  from my book Portuguese Homestyle Cooking,  is version which happens to come from the island of Graciosa.   Serves 6 1 small onion, finely chopped 5 whole garlic cloves 1 bay…
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Tailgate Suggestions - Superbowl

Looking for tailgate suggestions for the Super Bowl game?  Looking for some delicious things to cook up? Well, look no further!  Try the Portuguese Bean Stew in my first book, Portuguese Homestyle Cooking! Lots of potatoes, sausage…
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Tis the season to Cook

When the fall comes and it always seems to come quickly,  the winemaking, tomato jam making, fig jam making and utilizing all the vegetables gets into full swing. See my easy tomato jam recipe in my book Authentic Portuguese Cooking.  …