Invigorate your senses with sensational sardines. Seasoned with tomato, white pepper, and piri-piri—ingredients pair swimmingly in this zesty recipe. Love at first bite!
A slightly spicier version of classic sardine pâté, this piquant purée is a tangy temptation. Add a hint of lemon to mellow the mood.
Although named after the Italian island of Sardinia, the sardine—-sardinha—is iconic in Portugal. Abundant in Portuguese waters; it has been fished and dished for thousands of years. Rich in omega-3 fatty acids, vitamins B12 and D, calcium, minerals, and protein, this seafood is healthy food.
Pairing: rosé wines, vinho Espumante, pale ales, citrus cocktails, e.g. Hemingway daiquiri, moscatel
Serving: enjoy with Portuguese cottage cheese and crostini; serve with sliced, boiled potatoes; pair with crudités
Ingredients: sardine, olive oil, tomato, spices (vinegar, red peppers, piri-piri), salt