Exploring the Irresistible Delight of Portuguese Chouriço

Step into a world of savoury delights as we journey through the captivating realm of Portuguese chouriço – a culinary masterpiece that has been tantalizing taste buds for generations. At Pavão Meats, we take immense pride in offering you a taste of the rich and diverse Portuguese gastronomy, and chouriço stands as a true emblem of this vibrant culinary heritage.

The Art of Chouriço Crafting

Originating from the sun-kissed landscapes of Portugal, chouriço is a traditional smoked sausage that boasts a perfect blend of robust flavours and an enticing aroma. Crafted with a harmonious blend of pork meat, red wine, garlic, and aromatic spices, each bite offers a selection of taste that transports you to the rustic charm of Portuguese villages.

Indulge in Culinary Magic: Chouriço and Potato Stew

To truly savour the essence of Portuguese chouriço, we invite you to embrace the kitchen and prepare a mouthwatering Chouriço and Potato Stew. This hearty and comforting dish captures the heart of Portuguese cuisine and is perfect for sharing with loved ones.


  • 2 Portuguese chouriço sausages, sliced
  • 4 large potatoes, peeled and diced
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 2 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1 can of diced tomatoes
  • 1 cup of chicken broth
  • 1 teaspoon of paprika
  • 1 teaspoon of dried oregano
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Fresh parsley, chopped (for garnish)


  1. In a large pot, sauté the sliced chouriço until it’s slightly crispy and releases its flavorful oils.
  2. Add the chopped onion and minced garlic, cooking until they’re soft and aromatic.
  3. Stir in the diced potatoes, paprika, and dried oregano, ensuring the potatoes are coated in the aromatic mixture.
  4. Pour in the diced tomatoes and chicken broth, then season with salt and pepper.
  5. Cover the pot and let the stew simmer on medium heat for about 25-30 minutes, or until the potatoes are tender.
  6. Serve the stew hot, garnished with freshly chopped parsley for a burst of freshness.

Indulging in this Chouriço and Potato Stew is like embarking on a culinary journey. Visit our butcher shop to bring home the authentic Portuguese chouriço and embark on a culinary adventure that celebrates tradition and taste.

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