Orange and watercress salad

When I used to go visit my grandparents, we often used to go eating outside in this pretty good traditional restaurant called Luar da Fóia. Their home town is a very particular mountainous part of the Algarve, Monchique. This village, to be more precise, is home of really good quality producers, they produce meat and other…

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Roman style Artichokes

Carciofi alla Romana is symbol of Roman traditional food. Thereby, it is one of those dishes that you can find in almost all trattorias in Rome. It is a simple recipe that really captures the flavour and greatness of good artichokes, like the ones that can be found at markets this time of the year. Back when…

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Wild Asparagus Migas

  This last Saturday morning, I was wandering in the street and I passed in front of this small grocery store where I saw the most beautiful wild asparagus displayed. As soon as I decided to take those beautiful, and also rather expensive asparagus, it came to my mind that they would be the perfect match to…

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Almond Milk Masala Chai

Gloomy days usually take the best of my mood, I can really notice how the absence of sun affects my emotional state.Today was one of those days, the sun shone a bit in the morning and then the clouds came with rain and took up the sky. This hot almond milk masala chai always works as a…

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