We are coming to the end of our Brazilian culinary journey that started with the opening ceremony of the Rio Olympics.
We declare open the 31st Olympic Games in Rio, Brazil !
Welcome to Lamego! It is this municipality in northern Portugal hosts this year’s Dia de Portugal, de Camões e das Comunidades, the day of Portugal, Camoes and communities, i.e. Portuguese National Day on June 10th.
Second stop in Portugal this week to celebrate the upcoming Dia de Portugal on June 10th with a ubiquitous dish of Portuguese cuisine : bacalhau also known as cod.
Dia de Portugal (Portugal Day), dia de Camões (Camões Day), dia das Comunidades portuguesas (Portuguese Communities Day) are all names given to the Portuguese national holiday to be held on June 10th.
The name of pastéis de nata (plural of pastel de nata, literally “cream pastry”) is actually a generic term to describe this famous little Portuguese custard baked in a pastry tartlet.