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Portuguese Pickled Onions (Cebola em Conserva)

Portuguese pickled onions are probably one of the most unique and traditional dishes that Portuguese food has to offer. Considering the Portuguese are a culture which uses all the ingredients possible and wastes nothing when making food, we were always going to have a way to preserve our vegetables. I have enjoyed these delicious pickled treats many times and I can remember whenever my grandparents would have them already made ready to enjoy. They have a very unique and juicy flavor which can only be understood by trying it yourself.
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Toasted Almonds (Amêndoas Torradas)

The Portuguese have long used almonds in many traditions from weddings and christenings to gifts at Easter time. This recipe of toasted almonds, or amêndoas torradas, uses Portuguese inspired spices to make delicious toasted almonds, great for snacks and even a small tapas style appetizer. Try it out and tell us what you think.

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