Portuguese Chourico and Peppers Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Portuguese Chourico and Peppers Recipe
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Portuguese Chourico and Peppers

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"Great as a sandwich like sloppy Joes or over mashed potatoes or rice."

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Original recipe makes 8 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • COOK

    10 hrs
  • READY IN

    10 hrs 15 mins

Directions

  1. In a slow cooker, combine the sausage, green pepper, onion, tomato paste, wine, water, and crushed garlic. Stir so that everything is evenly distributed. Cover, and set on Low. Cook for 8 hours. Uncover the pot, and cook an additional 2 hours to allow some of the liquid to evaporate. Serve over rice, or with Portuguese rolls.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Oct 04, 2006

As far as Chourico and Peppers recipes go this is great! Being part portuguese it's almost a staple at any family function. I gave it 4 stars only because I find green peppers to be VERY overwhelming in this recipe. I made it with red peppers and it was perfect!

 
Most Helpful Critical Review
Aug 28, 2009

I used a Shiraz because I heard that when adding wine to a recipe, you should only use wine that you would drink. I also substituted the green peppers for red peppers. I found this dish made the house smell amazing, however taste wise, it was too sweet and I thought all that cooking time was not needed.

 

32 Ratings

Dec 20, 2003

Chourico and peppers is one of my favorites. This is a great way to prepare it......super easy. This is a great dish to bring to a party with some rolls.Chourico comes in hot and mild. Hot is just a little too spicy for me!

 
Feb 14, 2004

Great tasting recipe and so easy when cooked in the crockpot!

 
Jan 26, 2009

I have not made this...YET - so I'll give it four stars and update later. For the person who thought they might not have used the right sausage, here is a tip: Spanish Chorizo is fully cooked, and is in a casing similar to polish sausage. It slices/dices and can be added to anything, like cornmeal muffin batter with cheddar cheese. Mexican Chorizo is RAW, and crumbles when cooked. Excellent with scrambled eggs for breakfast burritos. I look forward to trying this.

 
Nov 18, 2006

Easy recipe and tastes delicious!!

 
Nov 23, 2009

So easy, great on pop rolls or any crusty bread. I agree with a previous reviewer that using red peppers seems to taste better than green. Great traditional flavor.

 
Dec 11, 2007

Easy to make. I served it on top of Basmati rice and it was a huge hit. There was a lot of oil from the sausage but I drained it well before serving. Suggest adding seasoning of choice like smoked paprika or Chipotle.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 579 kcal
  • 29%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 11.5 g
  • 4%
  • Cholesterol
  • 100 mg
  • 33%
  • Fat
  • 43.6 g
  • 67%
  • Fiber
  • 1.9 g
  • 8%
  • Protein
  • 29 g
  • 58%
  • Sodium
  • 1574 mg
  • 63%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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