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22 February, 2020

Eat Portuguese! Caldo Verde

Eat Portuguese! Caldo Verde
Posted in : Appetizers, Continental Portuguese, Portuguese Food, Portuguese Recipes, Tapas & Small Bites on by : HugoE521
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Caldo Verde is the holy grail of soups. It lends itself to vegans and meat eaters. It is great for kids and drunks.  It is served at communions and new year’s eve.  In Portuguese communities, you ate this – probably daily. Your non-Portuguese friends ate this and probably still call it “the green soup”.   Caldo
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15 July, 2018

Duck Fat and Duck Cracklins = Ducking Awesome!

Duck Fat and Duck Cracklins = Ducking Awesome!
Posted in : Appetizers, Quick Bite Recipes, Stocks and Stuff on by : HugoE521
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If you haven’t had potatoes fried in duck fat, I urge you to please join me and taste that delicious piece of heaven. The the crispiness that duck fat adds to potatoes is uncanny. It’s high smoke point means it fries better than olive oil and butter without smoking up. It’s borderline miraculous AND healthier
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12 July, 2018

Spanish Tortilla with Onion and Mushroom

Spanish Tortilla with Onion and Mushroom
Posted in : Recipes on by : HugoE521
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Growing up, my dad would make Tortilla from time to time. This is a traditional dish from Spain, frequently served at local pubs to complement a table of friends having a beer together. This dish is easy to make, fast and is my go-to when I don’t know what else to cook for lunch or
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