From Chemex to Smeg: 20th Century’s Best Design in the Kitchen & Table
Great design is timeless. Since beautiful items make your home feel special, discover some of the best design that revolutionized kitchen and tableware throughout the 20th century, and still influence our taste today.
São João in Porto
The eve of São João’s Day is just around the corner (23rd of June), and everyone is planning the details for the big night. Have you made your plans?
Eating in San Sebastián: Paradise in a Pintxo
Last summer we had the time of our lives eating our way through Spain until we reached our final destination: San Sebastián. I don’t know if you’re asking why we elected this city as our focal point—but you’ll find out.
The terroir of port wine: two hundred and sixty years of history (an article)
Read this in We took part in writing a review article about port wine that was just accepted for publication in the Food Chemistry journal, and resulted from a collaboration between the Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas Abel Salazar of the University of Porto and the Insituto dos Vinhos do Douro e Porto. And no, we [...]
Amass. Cook.: we won the Blogger Travel Awards 2018!
Our blog, Amass. Cook., won the prize for Best Blog Promoting Portugal in a Foreign Language in the fifth edition of the Blogger Travel Awards. The Blogger Travel Awards represent some of the most important prizes in Portugal regarding travel blogs and are promoted by the country’s biggest tourism fair, the BTL (Lisbon Tourism Exchange). These [...]
We are nominated for the BTL Blogger Travel Awards 2018
We are nominated for the BTL Blogger Travel Awards 2018! In many occasions, compliments come in different shapes and sizes, and none should be dismissed. In our case case, it could be that family member or friend that stubbornly keeps reading our articles, or all you readers that don’t even know us, or being nominated [...]