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This recipe is the perfect dipping and seasoning sauce. It will add that special taste of the Azores to all your favorite dishes. It's just as good with meat pasta and seafood. Discover your favorite way to use this sauce with the taste of the islands. An old family recipe from our kitchen to yours. Crushed Piri Piri peppers give this spicy, tangy sauce all you will need for your bread to absorb this delicious sauce. Ingredients: 1 package of Faial sauce seasoning mix. 1 stick butter (½ cup) ½ cup white Port wine (or other rich fruity wine like...

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You know how bacon is all the rage these days? Bacon dipped in chocolate, bacon topped donuts, bacon beurre blanc and so and so. For me, it’s all about chourico. I’m constantly looking for ways to incorporate it into my cooking and seldom pass up an opportunity to eat a dish in which it is a key component. Now chourico is good by itself, but chourico and tangy goat cheese together? That sounded like a combo that was too good to pass up.After eating a half batch for lunch, I can say with certainty that I have a new hors...

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This is a twist on an Asian classic, egg rolls with a Portuguese accent. Egg rolls with chourico and kale make these irresistible.Ingredients: ½ cup diced red bell pepper 1 tablespoon chopped green onions 1 cup ground chourico, chorizo or linguica (use what’s available in your area) ½ cup of fresh or frozen kale 2 diced pickled jalapeno peppers 1 teaspoon parsley ¼ teaspoon garlic powder ¼ teaspoon onion powder ½ teaspoon chili powder ¼ teaspoons ground cumin ¼ cup can black beans ¾ cup shredded, Monterey jack cheese Egg wash (2 eggs and 2 tablespoons of water, beat well)...

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