A collection of popular Portuguese recipes from mainland Portugal, the Azores, Madeira and around the world.
Friday, September 24, 2021
How to make Portuguese port and sesame biscuits.
Preparation time:
1 h 15 min
Cooking Time:
15 min
Ready In:
1 h 30 min
Level of Difficulty:

Portuguese Port & Sesame Biscuits Recipe - Portuguese Recipes

Portuguese Port & Sesame Biscuits Recipe

Share this Recipe

Posted in: Cookie Recipes
Fri, Nov 20, 2015, 17:26
5 out of 5 with 2 ratings
Views: 6658


1⁄2 cup of Port wine1⁄3 cup of rich olive oil1⁄2 cup of sugar2 teaspoons of lemon zest1⁄2 teaspoon of anise or 1⁄2 teaspoon of fennel seed1 and 1⁄4 cups of flour1⁄2 teaspoon of baking soda1⁄4 teaspoon of salt2⁄3 cup of sesame seeds
  • Get Portuguese groceries & stuff Get Portuguese groceries and other stuff at Amazon.com

  • This site uses US measurements.


    1. In a bowl, combine Port wine, oil, sugar, lemon zest and anise, mixing well.
    2. Stir in the flour, baking soda, salt and sesame seeds.
    3. Cover and chill for at least 1 hour.
    4. Preheat the oven to 180°C or 350°F and line two sheets with parchment.
    5. Scoop tablespoons of dough onto the sheets and bake the cookies (while the dough is still cold) for 13-14 minutes, rotating the sheets halfway through baking.
    Recipe & Photo Credit: YummySmellsca, Food.com *


    (Leave a comment.)
    There are no comments for this recipe. (Be the first one to leave a comment.)
    You might also like
    Portuguese Port & Sesame Biscuits Recipe
    Learn how to make these delicious Portuguese olive oil cookies.
    Portuguese Port & Sesame Biscuits Recipe
    These delicious 3 ingredient coconut cookies (bolinhos de coco) are easy and quick to make.
    Portuguese Port & Sesame Biscuits Recipe
    How to make Portuguese fidalguinhos cookies.