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Among the typical dishes and gastronomic products of Chaves we highlight: Chaves smoked ham, sausage - "salpicão", "linguiças" and "alheiras" -, piece of "barrosã" meat, roasted or stewed lamb, "cozido à transmontana", "feijoada à transmontana", "milhos" (corn mashed) in a roman style, trout stuffed with the famous Chaves smoked ham, "pastéis de Chaves", "folar", rye bread, Trás-os-Montes potatoes, honey, Portuguese cabbage and their cherished wine.
Both the smoked ham and the sausages are dried and cured with the smoke from fireplaces, being essential ingredients for the confection of the "Folar de Chaves", culinary speciality, based on soft dough stuffed with pork and other sausages, typical of Easter, which is famous, as the "pastéis de Chaves", a local speciality made of puff pastry with minced meat inside. The most typical fish are the ones of the Tâmega River, barbels, "escalos", "bogas" and trouts, the latter being usually stuffed with smoked ham.
All these foods, in conjunction with others that the fertile land offers, allow the development of other dishes of regional cuisine that should be highlighted in several categories:
Black-eyed peas salad, grilled "linguiça" (pork sausage inflamed by paprika and garlic), omelette with "linguiça", "salpicão" (smoked pork loin) cooked on hot coal, smoked ham with wine sauce and peppers in vinegar.
Portuguese kale soup, pork lard soup and red beans soup.
Rice with smoked sausages, "milhos" (corn mashed), "palhada", boiled sausages with kale flowers or rapini, "cozido à transmontana", "feijoada à transmontana", tricholoma equestre or tricholoma portentosum (mushrooms) stew, lactarius deliciosus (mushroom) rice and stewed rabbit.ADIDAS YEEZY 350 NIKE AIR MAX 2015 PAS CHER Adidas Stan Smith günstig online kaufen Nike Air Max 2016 Women Nike Air Max 90 VT Adidas Superstar 80S Air Huarache FÉRFIAK Adidas Stan Smith baratas Adidas Ace 16 FG FEKETE Air Jordan 1 Low OG 'Chicago' MBT Baridi Mujer Air Max 2017 Preis Nike Air Max 2016 Schuhe Nike Air Max 09 JCRD Timberland 6 Inch Premium Boot Adidas Superstar Online Kaufen Nike Air Max 2017 Bleu Adidas Springblade Für Herren Nike Air Max 2016 Herren ADIDAS YEEZY 350 BOOST KAUFEN Nike Roshe Run Floral
River fishes with onion sauce, cod salad and boiled octopus.
Boiled kale flowers, kale flowers rice, boiled cowpeas and traditionally baked rye bread.
Toasted Custard, sweet gourd, sweet pumpkin, "rabanadas" (French toast), "filhós de jerimum", pumpkin beignets, "aletria de leite" and milk rice.