Tag Archives: Portugal

Eating Out in Lisbon and Porto

(pictured is the Octopus Tartar with Ginger and Mayonnaise at Cafe Lisboa) Before I got to Portugal I read some articles, talked to friends who’d been to see where I should eat.  Most of them recommended traditional places.  In my research I … Continue reading

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Poster in Front of a Lisbon Butcher

Is it just me or does it look like the cow is saying: WTF? My friend Erin when she saw this said: Everything about this picture is wrong. And, I think, kind of funny 😉 The title translates as: The … Continue reading

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Noshing at the Mercado de Campo de Ourique in Lisbon

It seems only proper to start this post about Portugal, Portuguese food and a Portuguese Mercado with a picture of Sardines.  Small, medium or large? Of course it was a tie between Sardines and the even more ubiquitous (if that is … Continue reading

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