Portuguese cuisine has long been known to be one of the most delectable cuisines that we get to enjoy nowadays and now that autumn has started, different Portuguese dishes can be our new comfort food that perfect for our sweater weather.
This dish is mainly made with olive oil, mashed bread, eggs, salt coriander and water. Others cook it with different ingredients such as shrimps or cod fish. The quality that separates it both from soup and stew is that it’s not too soupy but not thick enough to be a stew; it has its own identity as açorda.
Caldeirada de Peixe
Seafood is one the most common ingredients used in Portuguese cuisine. This can be seen in the dish where different kinds of fishes and shellfishes are being cooked in one pot flavored with different herbs and tomatoes. This delectable stew will definitely bring warmth to our tummies during the autumn days.
This is the most popular comfort food when it comes to Portuguese cuisine. This is usually served during the traditional celebration of each city’s patron in Portugal. Its ingredients are easily found in your local market. You only need onions, kale, potatoes and pork sausages and you’re good to go.
If you’re feeling a bit of adventurous, you can try this stew where unconventional pig parts can be seen. This dish is known to be a bean stew but since it’s origination started long ago when people couldn’t afford throwing out food, they ended up putting the pig’s not- so- common parts so it won’t be wasted. You’ll get a sip of warm soup while testing how weird your stomach can take, what’s not to love?
Amêijoas à Bulhão Pato
This dish is best enjoyed during an afternoon snack with a bottle of beer in your hand. With this dish, you’ll get to enjoy the tastiness of clams partnered with its flavorful sauce made of garlic, olive oil, cilantro and white wine. Pro tip: dip your bread into its sauce for a full Portuguese experience.
Autumn days is the perfect time to spend and relax with your friends and you can all get a taste of these comfort foods in A Tasca Portuguese Restaurant. Join its satisfied thousands of customers and give your taste buds some lovin’ while feeling the autumn wind.