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Tortellini Soup with Sausage and Kale

Ingredients: 1 lb mild italian sausage, ground 1 onion, minced 6 garlic cloves, minced 1 quart chicken stock 1 (14 oz can) crushed tomatoes 2 tbsp tomato paste 1 tsp salt 1 bunch kale, stems removed 1 (10 oz) bag tortellini, fresh (not dried) 1 cup heavy cream parmesan cheese (optional) ¼ tsp red pepper flakes (optional)   Directions: Heat a large soup pot over medium-high heat. Add the sausage, onions and garlic to the pot and and sauté until…


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Chocolate Chip Cookie S’mores for Guy Fawkes Day

Guy Fawkes Day, also called Bonfire Night, is celebrated on November 5, commemorating the failure of the Gunpowder Plot of 1605. The Gunpowder Plot conspirators, led by Robert Catesby, were zealous Roman Catholics enraged at King James I for refusing to…


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Massa Sovada (Portuguese Sweet Bread)

Ingredients: 2 pkg. active dry yeast ¼ cup water, lukewarm 1 cup milk 1 cup sugar 2 tsp. cinnamon ½ cup butter or margarine ½ tsp. salt 6 cups flour 4 eggs   Directions:  Preheat oven to 350˚F. Dissolve yeast…


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A Few of Our Favourite Portuguese Recipes!

November 4th marks the 170th anniversary of the arrival of the first Portuguese immigrants from Madeira. To celebrate, we’ll be sharing our favorite Portuguese recipes and traditions -- bom apetite!   Portuguese Red Bean Soup Ingredients: 2 large onions, thinly…


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Malasadas

Celebrate the 170th anniversary of the Portuguese in Bermuda with sweet homemade Portuguese doughnuts!   Ingredients: 1 packet active dry yeast 1 tablespoon sugar 1/3 cup water 8 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup sugar 1 teaspoon salt 2 cups scalded…

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Dark Chocolate Pumpkin Tart

Happy Halloween!   Ingredients: Crust: 1 cup all-purpose flour ½ cup dark cocoa powder ¾ cup granulated sugar ½ teaspoon kosher salt ½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, melted Filling: 1 (15 ounce) can pure pumpkin 1 (14 ounce) can…