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Canja Cape Verdean

This very thick rich soup is made to celebrate special occasions such as new years eve and special family events.

Canja cape verdean. Brought by the portuguese colonists canja is incredibly simpleis incredibly simple. Canja cape verde recipes from the best food bloggers. Portugal and brazil also have their own versions of canja that they either refer to as canja or canja de galinha which translates to canja made of chicken. Canja de galinha or simply canja is a popular chicken soup of portuguese cape verdean and brazilian cuisinein these countries canja de galinha is wide.

Canja de galinha cape verdean recipes from the best food bloggers. When a cape verdean cook wants a quick hearty dinner he or she often looks no further than to canja recipe follows the chicken and rice soup that is well liked not just in the islands but in brazil and portugal as well. We eat it to celebrate special occasions to mourn the loss of our loved ones and to fight off the cold and flu. The cape verde islands are located about 300 miles west of senegal.

Canja de galinha cape verdean recipes with photo and preparation instructions whole wheat cape gooseberry cake i have always been fascinated by the lovely yellow colour and flavour of cape. Canja canja de galinha cape verdean chicken rice soup here is the pay it forward meal from the leftovers i had from my grandmothers chicken gizaud. Brought by the portuguese. Canja de galinha literally chicken congee or simply canja is a popular chicken soup of portuguese cape verdean and brazilian cuisine.

Canja cape verde recipes with photo and preparation instructions whole wheat cape gooseberry cake i have always been fascinated by the lovely yellow colour and flavour of cape gooseberries and also by the way. Canja has long been a staple of cape verdean cuisine. The portuguese term galinha literally means hen but became the generic name for the species much like chicken in english. Diary of an inconsistent cook 14.

Sep 19 2016 when a cape verdean cook wants a quick hearty dinner he or she often looks no further than to canja recipe follows the chicken and rice soup that is well liked not just in the islands but in brazil and portugal as well.