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... closer and closer, until the source came into view and the folk music over a tannoy could be distinctly heard. This was the fruit and veg lady with her truck who on seeing us stopped beside our caravan, dropped the side to reveal crates of produce, from which we chose grapes, figs and a bag of cookies (not fruit or veg, I know, but David likes something with his morning coffee). Later in the day a van comes which roasts chicken with Piri-Piri seasoning. You simply ...
... and packing away - no hot shower that morning. Our early start meant that we were pulling alongside reception at our next campsite, Quinta Chave Grande, to the north of Satao at lunchtime. The site came highly recommended by British neighbours, Nick and Caroline, on the only Portuguese stop during our 'Grand Tour' two years ago, but at the time the seasons and weather changed so gave it a miss with a mental note to include ...
We drove 50 mins to Sátão from Viseu after restocking for the weekend at the supermarket. A gourmet weekend was in order and it's not disappointed one bit. Hand peeled prawns in garlic, olive oil and chorizos, traditional Portuguese rolled pork with a local stuffing smothered in onions, pepper, salt and pepper seasonings, large fish kebabs, aubergine & halloumi parcels, cocktails shaken!!! It's all too much holiday fun... Time to travel Monday ...
... price all-you-can-eat dinner served family style with unlimited house wine for 16 Euros.
I usually refrain from describing foods I eat in my daily entries if I plan to do an entry specifically about the foods and cuisine of a region or country, but this was enough of an event to be worth describing here, an absolute meat lover’s feast of mountain foods. They first brought me platters of Quijo da Serra, the famous local sheep’s milk cheese from the mountains, ...
We drove 3 1/2hrs to Torre, the highest point in Portugal. Up up up we went where the road in front appeared to disappear at times. But what a view we were rewarded with at the top of the mountain, breathtaking... We met our friends Steve and Leanne there in Ace and little Jake the Beagle before heading ...