Portuguese Recipes

Let’s get saucy!  If you are anything like me, there is nothing better than a dish with a great sauce that you can grab a piece of crusty bread and dip right into the saucy deliciousness.  One of my absolute favorite sauces is a Portuguese Molho de Vinho Tino or a Red Wine Sauce.  This […]


Sunday Supper Spicy Portuguese Pulled Pork Recipe —> click Spicy Portuguese Pulled Pork. Happy Sunday from Madison, Wisconsin!  It is my first time visiting this beautiful place and I am just blown away by the great food, wonderful people I have met and the hospitality.  I spent yesterday morning at the Madison Farmers Market and […]


I always say that the family table can be anywhere.  While I cherish all those moments around our kitchen table and those special occasions in our dining room, sometimes Sunday’s are made to be in the family room.  This is especially true in our home during Football Season.  When certain teams play, I have a […]


What comes to mind when you think of Street Food?  Do you immediately get an image in your mind,  start craving a certain food, almost start to drool a tad and wish that you were right there again?  I tell you, when I think of Street Food, I am immediately brought to Newark New Jersey, […]


I am honored to have my Portuguese Recipes featured on Edamam‘s Fresh Pick Series this week.  I love this site and love their recipe plugin. Edamam is about helping people eat better by simplifying daily food choices. The company has set for itself the ambitious goal of organizing all the food knowledge in the world. It […]


Are you up for the challenge?  You know the kind of challenge I am talking about, right?  That one food item that you love but you find it too difficult to try at home.   For me, that means baking, especially baking bread.  But there is this one bread that I crave more often than […]


Have you ever watched  a movie and it immediately speaks to you? Movies can bring back so many memories from our backgrounds, from out childhood, from our love of food.  I can still remember the first time I saw My Big Fat Greek Wedding… not only did it speak to me, it was reality for […]


I love to entertain and enjoy the company of family and friends.  But I have to admit, many times budget is one of the things that can hold me back from entertaining a large crowd.  Sometimes it’s really nice to have  a budget friendly recipe that goes a long way but also looks  and tastes […]


Portuguese Easter Bread | Folar de Pascoa #SundaySupper

March 24, 2013
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I just returned from a fabulous trip from Chicago.  I chuckle, because it appears that most of my business trips, morph into friendships that may possibly last a lifetime.  This trip was no different, I sat up later than normal chatting with my new friends into the wee hours.  I loved hearing about their family […]

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Rissóis de Camarão | Portuguese Shrimp Dumplings #SundaySupper

February 10, 2013
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I  have to be honest with you about this week’s Sunday Supper event, Valentine’s Day is not a big deal in our home.  What we usually do is cook something together that the whole family loves.  Something that is a little more time consuming than normal BUT totally worth it.  One of our absolute favorites […]

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