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pastéis de nata

A Cheat’s Recipe for Pastéis de Nata

  Everyone who visits Portugal inevitably tries a pastel de nata, Portugal’s most famous treat. Its crunchy shell and sweet, creamy filling steals the heart of many a tourist (and…

Queijadas de leite Maria Lawton

Meeting The Famous Azorean Green Bean

  You know how, in movies, there’s always a character who seems to make banquets appear out of thin air for people? One minute, unexpected guests arrive in the middle…


How To Order Coffee in Portugal Like a Local

Vamos tomar café is one of the most commonly used phrases in the Portuguese vernacular. This simple three-word phrase for “let’s have coffee” is used as a pretext for anything…

Silver Coast Imports

A Portuguese Wine Fix from Silver Coast Imports

  Portuguese people living abroad know the struggle of finding quality Portuguese products easily, especially if you happen to live outside of big Portuguese community areas. So you can imagine…