#Azores Recipes


Easy Portuguese Slow Cooker Pot Roast (Alcatra)

By Vickie Parks
This is a Portuguese pot roast recipe called Alcatra. It's a traditional dish in Azorean...

Rice Pudding - Arroz Doce

By Carolyn Haas
From a book of recipes originating in Portuguese settlements around the world: Cuisines of Portuguese Encounters...

Caçoila (Portuguese Stewed Beef)

By Vickie Parks
This recipe is from Pico Island in the Azores, off the west coast of Portugal. It's...

Fava Beans with Chouriço Sausage

By Carolyn Haas
May 1st is known as Fava Day in some Portuguese kitchens, including those on the Azores...
Who Invented the Hot Fudge Sundae?

Who Invented the Hot Fudge Sundae?


Thick and rich, hot fudge sauce turns ordinary vanilla ice cream into something magical. Cold vanilla ice cream gets slightly melted from the hot fudge and topped with whipped cream and a maraschino cherry. It’s a classic and easy dessert. But what’s the history of the hot fudge sundae and who invented it? Before we […]

12 Summer Recipes for When It’s Too Hot to Cook

12 Summer Recipes for When It’s Too Hot to Cook


You know those summer days where it’s just too hot to do anything, let alone cook dinner? These easy, no-fuss recipes are perfect for those days. From Crock Pot creations to quick stove-top ideas to grill-friendly recipes, your whole family will love eating these tasty summer dishes – and you’ll love how easy they were […]

15 Kid-Friendly Poolside Treats

15 Kid-Friendly Poolside Treats


Nothing ruins a fun day at the pool than a hangry kid. Help prevent those hunger-induced meltdowns with these easy, kid-friendly, and packable poolside snacks! No matter how picky your kids are, we promise your new go-to summer kid-friendly treat is here. From new twists on old favorites to yummy ways to get your kids […]