A collection of popular Portuguese food recipes from mainland Portugal, the Azores, Madeira and around the world.

Serve these amazing Portuguese pork steaks (bifanas) on a bun or on a plate accompanied by a good salad and white rice.
Portuguese Bifanas (Pork Steaks) Recipe
Preparation time:
Cooking Time:
Ready In:
Level of Difficulty:
Posted by:

Portuguese Bifanas (Pork Steaks) Recipe

Portuguese Bifanas (Pork Steaks) Recipe

Posted in: Pork
star star star star star
4 out of 5 with 14 ratings
Views 19439


1 lb of finely sliced bifanas (pork steaks)1/2 cup of olive oil4 cloves of garlic1 onion1 tablespoon of paprikaSalt (to taste)Pepper (to taste)3 bay leaves3/4 cup of white wine3/4 cup of beer2 tablespoons of Port wine2 tablespoons of Worcestershire saucePepper flakes (to taste)Lemon juice (to taste) Get Portuguese food & ingredients Get Portuguese food, ingredients and more at Amazon.com
This site uses US measurements.


  1. Season the bifanas (steaks) with salt and pepper. 
  2. In a pot with the olive oil, saute the finely chopped onion.
  3. Add the crushed garlic, bay leaves, paprika and pepper (to taste).
  4. Add the white wine, port wine, beer, the Worcestershire sauce and add the bifanas.
  5. Cover the pan and cook for about 30 minutes on low heat.
  6. At the end, add the lemon juice and leave for another 5 minutes.
  7. Serve on Portuguese buns or on a plate accompanied by a good salad and white rice.
Recipe & Photo Credit: temperosdaiza.blogspot.pt

Click here to join our Facebook group!


You might also like
Portuguese Breaded Fried Pork Recipe
A Portuguese dish that is very popular because of its unbelievable flavor and crispy texture.
Pico Island Style Bean Stew Recipe
This Pico island style bean stew is a traditional dish served in the Island of Pico, Azores, Portugal.
Portuguese Marinated  Roasted Pork Ribs Recipe
Serve these amazing Marinated Portuguese roasted pork ribs (costeletas de porco assadas) with some rice and a good wine.