chicken to have a healthier barbecue

How to have a healthier barbecue

Grilling and barbecuing is a flavorful way of cooking no matter the season. In this sense, eating outdoors is one of the great joys of summer and one of our most-loved rituals. During this season, you can smell the grill smoke in the air. But sometimes, these smells come with calorie-packed eats. Many of us end up eating very high-fat …

Pico de gallo recipe for grilled meat

5 essential sauces to surprise everyone at your barbecue

What’s more attractive than an outdoor meal on a hot summer day? For example, imagine the ashen grey of coal becoming bright red, the aroma of the food roasting on your barbecue and stimulating everyone’s appetite. There are delicious juicy steaks, chicken wings or sausages. Also, you can certainly cook fish and vegetables. This kind of food tastes better outdoors …

Sausages and meat cooking time on the grill

The cooking times of the barbecue for perfectly cooked food

Summer is here. Swimming pools, the beach, the garden, living the leisure in Algarve… and of course, the barbecue! An authentic ritual to celebrate a good time with family or friends. It requires patience, control of the fire and catching the point to learn the cooking times of the barbecue and grill every food at its right point. Here you …

Resting the meat to get a tender juicy steak

Resting the meat: The secret for a juicy steak

More juiciness and flavours in your mouth and not on your plate? Resting the meat after cooking is the trick. When cooking meat on a grill, once is done, everybody wants to get a bite right away. Letting the meat rest for a little time prevents juices from leaking out when you finally cut it. It’s a basic tip and …

Delicious grilled sardines Portuguese recipe

Best ever Portuguese-style grilled sardines recipe

So, yes, in Portugal we use our grills for cooking sardines too. It’s not all about juicy steaks with mouth-watering sides. As a result of living in a coastline town such as the Algarve, we grilled a lot of fish dishes, especially in summer. To sum up, the most important reason is that we find freshly caught fish in almost …