Portuguese Mains, Veganised traditional Portuguese dishes

No fish stew (Caldeirada)

Is odd to veganise a dish that is heavily based on fish..but I see it as reinventing tradition, not recreating! 'Caldeirada' is quite easy to make, well, it takes a little bit of preparation but is really not hard at all. I'm definitely cooking this to my family and see their faces drop on how… Continue reading No fish stew (Caldeirada)

Portuguese Mains, Veganised traditional Portuguese dishes

Tofu and mushrooms Gomes de Sá style

The Portuguese have a million ways to cook cod fish... OK, maybe not a million but A LOT. But, as I'm starting to veganise some of it, I have to say, I'm sorry but is not about the cod... is about all the spices, flavours and veggies you put in it because these vegan versions… Continue reading Tofu and mushrooms Gomes de Sá style

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Jardineira (lentil stew Portuguese style)

I love stews in the winter, and more so the ones you only need one pan to make a delicious dinner. This is another vegan version of a very traditional Portuguese dish. The original "Jardineira" has beef but here I used green lentils instead, which are full of proteins (if you are worried!) and a… Continue reading Jardineira (lentil stew Portuguese style)