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How to Make a Simple Portuguese Clam Stew

| Seafood Soups

It’s hard to beat a good Portuguese seafood stew. Caldeirada (a fish stew), mariscada (a shellfish stew), shrimp mozambique (a shrimp stew), Portuguese-style paellas or any of the variety of spicy stews are almost indescribably delicious. But they can be intimidating to make at home. This simple Portuguese clam stew recipe is a much simpler […]

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Simple Shrimp Mozambique Recipe

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Shrimp Mozambique is a Portuguese dish whose defining characteristic is a buttery, spicy, red colored broth made from onions, garlic, zesty spices, a little beer or wine, and hot sauce. The dish gets its name from Mozambique, Portugal’s former African colony. Though the name may sound exotic, the dish is actually quite simple to make. […]

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How to Make a Portuguese Fish Chowder (Two Different Ways)

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Traditional Portuguese cuisine has melded into traditional New England cuisine in some very cool and creative ways along the southeastern coast of Massachusetts (and Rhode Island), where large numbers of Portuguese immigrants settled in the first half of the 20th century. The two Portuguese fish chowder recipes below are a great example of that. The […]

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Portuguese Kale Soup (Video Recipe)

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No matter how I often I make Portuguese kale soup, the first sip from every newly made pot confirms why I love it so much.  Earthy, smoky and spicy, it has a way of both stimulating and calming my mind and body at the same time. That stimulating effect actually comes from the sausage.  Traditionally, […]

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