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

Portuguese tripe (dobrada guisada) is a very popular and traditional dish in Portugal, originating in Porto, and it is very flavorful.
Portuguese Tripe (Dobrada) Recipe
Preparation time:
Cooking Time:
Ready In:
Level of Difficulty:
Posted by:

Portuguese Tripe (Dobrada) Recipe

Portuguese Tripe (Dobrada) Recipe

Posted in: Soups / Stews
star star star star star
3 out of 5 with 17 ratings
Views 16255


1.5 lbs of tripe1 cup of white beans1/4 cup of butter1 teaspoon of cumin1/4 lb of bacon3 carrots, sliced1 veal shank3 onions1/2 lb of chouriço1 bay leaf1 tablespoon of parsley, chopped1 cup of riceSalt and black pepper (to taste)

Get Portuguese ingredients & more Get Portuguese ingredients and other stuff at Amazon.com
US cup measurements are used on this site.


  1. Cut the cleaned tripe into small pieces and simmer in a saucepan with salted water on low heat until tender, about 2:30 minutes to 3 hours.
  2. Bring the beans to a boil with some water in a saucepan.
  3. Remove from the heat and allow them to stand in the hot water for one hour.
  4. In a separate saucepan, simmer the chopped chourico and bacon in a little water on medium to low heat for about 30 minutes.
  5. Add the sliced carrots and one sliced onion.
  6. Simmer until they are tender, drain and keep the broth.
  7. Fry the remaining chopped onions in the butter and when well browned add the meats, beans, vegetables, finely chopped parsley, black pepper and salt (to taste), bay leaf, the cumin and one pint of broth.
  8. Cook for another hour adding a little more broth if necessary.
  9. Once done, serve with boiled rice.
Recipe  Credit: easyportugueserecipes.com
Photo Credit: margatyna.blogspot.com

Click here to join our Facebook group!


You might also like
Portuguese Beans with Turnip Soup Recipe
This Portuguese beans with turnip soup recipe (sopa de feijão com nabo) makes a delicious, healthy and quick meal in no time.
Portuguese Cream of Fish Soup Recipe
Creamy and delicious Portuguese cream of fish soup recipe made with the fish of your choice.
Portuguese Lentil & Chickpea Soup Recipe
This hearty and nutritious Portuguese lentil and chickpea soup is very rich in flavor and perfect for any occasion.