Portuguese chestnut

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Today I will teach you how to make a Portuguese Chestnut Recipe that is a real delight and is super easy to make.

It will take you less than an hour to do. In about 30 minutes it will be ready and yields up to 10 servings.

It is a recipe that will escape the traditional, but it is super tasty and is very good for our health.

The Portuguese chestnut is a wonder and adds several benefits to your well-being, all while eating a tasty chestnut with an unmistakable texture.

Did you know that it can improve our vision? That's right, its rich amount of lutein and euxanthin antioxidants are great for preventing cell damage that is caused by uncertain molecules, the so-called free radicals.

In addition, given the richness of zinc and antioxidants, the Portuguese chestnut - mainly its milk - are responsible for being able to considerably reduce inflammation that may appear in our body, thus improving our immunity.

It also has a good amount of nutrients that are great for our body and help us to have more health and well being in our daily lives.

That is, it is a complete recipe that, in addition to having an incredible flavor and a great texture, is also good for our body and helps in the prevention of diseases.

Is there anything better than combining flavor with health? Of course not? And that's what today's recipe brings you.

So, make the Portuguese chestnut recipe today and surprise your whole family with a different, delicious and super healthy dish.

Keep reading, pay attention to the step by step and let's go!

Ingredients for Portuguese Chestnut Recipe

  • 1/2 kg of Portuguese chestnuts
  • Salt to taste

How to make Portuguese Chestnut Recipe


Cut a small piece off the tip of each chestnut, so that the salt will stick.

To cook

Place in a pressure cooker, cover with water and add salt. When you get pressure, leave it for about 20 minutes.

Now that you've learned how to make this delicious Portuguese chestnut, how about also knowing other very tasty and practical recipes that we have here on the blog My Recipes? We have many options for snacks, treats and other delicious delicacies to make your day better.

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