Lisbon-Style Bifana Recipe

Today David jumps the border over to Portugal to bring us the recipe for one of my all-time favorite sandwiches, the humble Portuguese bifana.  In Lisbon, the bifana is king. Anthony Bourdain raved about it, and Lisboetas wouldn’t think of eating anything else as a tasty midnight snack. It...
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Pastel de Nata Recipe (Portuguese Custard Tarts)

Today David shares one of my favorite Portuguese recipes ever — the famous pastel de nata recipe for Portuguese custard tarts! Whenever I’m in Portugal, I know I’m coming back a few pounds heavier. Aside from all of the delicious seafood dishes, bowls of rice, and endless glasses of...
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Notes on Eating in Portugal

People say I’ve been lucky, but in the five visits I’ve made to Portugal over the past few years, I haven’t had a bad meal. Not that all have been award winning either, but the majority have been simple and fresh, with a great house wine and a bill...
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