Tag: Portuguese cake

Yogurt Cake

Yogurt Cake

The Yogurt Cake…endless flavour possibilities No measuring cup needed…what can be easier than that!

Portuguese Rice Cake…XL bolo de arroz

Portuguese Rice Cake…XL bolo de arroz

Bolo de arroz is a traditional Portuguese rice cupcake.  It is a popular treat at all the Portuguese cafes and bakeries, perfect with a cup of tea or coffee. As a kid my brother loved these so much that he would even chew the paper […]

Chocolate King’s Cake/Bolo Rei de Chocolate

Chocolate King’s Cake/Bolo Rei de Chocolate

Bolo Rei, King’s Cake, is a traditional sweet bread/cake that is eaten during the Christmas season until January 6th, Dia de Reis. I have always had a weakness for Bolo Rei… my husband loves it and always picks it up from our local Portuguese bakery […]

Orange Sumol Cake

Orange Sumol Cake

As a child my drink of choice was Sumol from Portugal. It came in two flavors, orange and pineapple. There are more flavors available now but the orange and pineapple are still my favourite. We only buy it for our kids now when we have […]

Milk Tarts/Queijadas de Leite

Milk Tarts/Queijadas de Leite

Maria, from Azorean Green Bean posted her recipe for Milk Tarts on her Facebook page a few days ago and they looked delicious so I decided to give them a try. The first batch out of the oven was a failure…