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Friday, June 18, 2021
This delicious Portuguese style soup (sopa portuguesa) is high in protein and makes a great nutritious meal for the whole family.
Preparation time:
15 min
Cooking Time:
50 min
Ready In:
1 h 5 min
Level of Difficulty:

Portuguese Style Soup Recipe

Portuguese Style Soup Recipe

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Posted in: Soups / Stews
Sun, Jan 28, 2018, 13:16
4 out of 5 with 4 ratings
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2 chicken legs1 chouriço sausage1/2 lb of smoked bacon (toucinho)1 turnip4 potatoes3 carrots2 bay leaves1 onion1 sprig of chives1 cabbage1/2 lb of cooked butter beansFrench leek (to taste)Salt (to taste)Mint (to taste)
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  • This site uses US measurements.


    1. Cook the meats in salt water with the bay leaves and the chopped onion.
    2. Once cooked remove the meat and add the remaining ingredients (the vegetables should be cut into small pieces, and the beans should be added with the cooking water).
    3. Add the chopped chives, shred the chicken and add it, slice the sausage and add it. 
    4. Add a sprig of mint and remove from the heat.
    Recipe & Photo Credit: docestentacoesdahannah.blogspot.pt


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