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Portuguese hot red pepper sauce (pimenta moida) is used throughout Portugal, although it is most typically seen in the Azores. It's a great marinade for meats and other things as it adds flavor and some heat.
Preparation time:
15 min
Cooking Time:
5 min
Ready In:
20 min
Level of Difficulty:
Very Easy

Portuguese Hot Red Pepper Sauce Recipe

Portuguese Hot Red Pepper Sauce Recipe

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Jan 29, 2019
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1/2 lb of red chili peppers, washed and chopped1 tablespoon of coarse sea salt1/2 tablespoon of wine vinegar1 tablespoon of olive oil1 jar for storing it Get these ingredients & more Get ingredients and other stuff at Amazon.com


  1. Place the chopped peppers and salt in a blender and blend until it is smooth and of even consistency.
  2. Place the mixture in a saucepan and let it cook on medium heat for 3 to 4 minutes.
  3. Stir in the vinegar and olive oil well and then pour into the jar for storage.
  4. Place it the refrigerator and use it as you need.
Recipe & Photo Credit: easyportugueserecipes.com
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