Leopoldo Calhau’s tavern in Mouraria

Salt of Portugal

Taberna do Calhau

Leopoldo Calhau, a gourmet architect who became a chef, opened a restaurant in Mouraria, an old Lisbon neighborhood.  The courtyard outside the restaurant offers a classic view of Lisbon: the walls of St. Jorge’s caste against a cerulean blue sky. But once you step inside the restaurant, you are in Alentejo. All the furniture and decor came from an old tavern in Beja. The menu offers a creative interpretation of the rustic food of Alentejo that is deliciously fun.

Our dinner started with an unusual combination of flavors that worked well together: eggs and peppers served in a bouillabaisse sauce. We then had a bowl of shrimp with minced lupini beans and garlic dressed with olive oil. This preparation is inspired by an old saying that lupini beans are the seafood of those who are broke. Another inventive dish followed: grilled vegetables and codfish confit served with a magical combination of…

View original post 116 more words

Alicia In Wonderland

Documenting my wanderings and ramblings.

The Grocery Whisperer

Life is punny. It's funnier than fiction.

Delving Into Dubai

Follow me on my travels across the UAE... career, culture, passion, adventure and fun!

Soulwhotravels

A soul that travels. Putting imagination in your minds!

Young Adventuress

Not all those who wander are lost!!!

s m i l e y i o a n a

S P R E A D I N G * T R A V E L * L O V E

Welcome To Smart Travel Deals

Smart and cheap airport parking deals in the UK

ESL Ventures

Teach ESL and Travel the World

deventuretime

Avid adventurer, travel blogger, and experience seeker. Starting each morning with a desire to see the world through a different lens.

Beyond the Backyard

Travels with Kayla

Fox and Vixen Travels

Globetrotting, travel blogging newlyweds

Tesla Sun Travel

Tesla Sun Travel is place to get the latest travel tip and tricks, of what others are saying social media, not forgetting cheap air line tickets and hotels from around the world

Jet Set Vacay | The Travel Blog

My travel stories from around the world!

Yatravrit

Travel Blogging For All

%d bloggers like this: