Creme Brûlée

This is my favourite dessert. Please do not be intimidated by the torch, it is a very simple tool to use.

Bolos Levedos – Portuguese Flat Muffins

These are traditional from Furnas, a town in Sao Miguel, Azores.  I like to eat them plain but back home you can get sandwiches made with bolos in certain restaurants in Furnas. Deliciously simple but a little time consuming. Ingredients: For the yeast: 3 tbsp. flour 1 cup warm water 3 tbsp. yeast 1 tsp. sugar…


Soft and chewy brownies that are very easy to make!

Portuguese Sweet Rice

A traditional recipe from the Azores. Sweet Rice and Sweet Bread are always found at every religious celebration.

Leftover Beef Pot Pie

Whenever I have any meat leftover, I make pot pies and freeze them for future use.