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Querença Village, in Loulé

Querença Village, in Loulé

Querença is located on a hill that gives the name to the town, which can already be characterized by the transition between the Barrocal and Serra. The houses down the slope in all directions, standing atop the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption, also known by the Church. The village is known for its […]

Don Rodrigo Candies, Traditional in Algarve

Don Rodrigo Candies, Traditional in Algarve

The Don Rodrigo candies are traditional sweets in the Algarve. They are made from eggs and sugar, like most of the rest of the convent sweets. In revenues also include up almonds, ubiquitous in the Algarve sweets. In terms of presentation, Don Rodrigo are usually wrapped in colorful metallic paper, in the form of rough […]

Maçapão, Sweet of Arab Origin

Maçapão, Sweet of Arab Origin

Marzipan (the marzapane Italian), marzipan or maçapão is a sweet of Arab origin, prepared from a paste made of ground almonds, sugar and egg whites that can be shaped. Essences can also be added. Known in the West from about the eighth century, the marzipan is usually served with the form of pellets or figurines, […]

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