Authentic stew made with Portuguese chourico (smoked pork sausage) and green beans.
INGREDIENTS (for 6 servings):
- 1 (16 ounce) package chourico, cut into small pieces
- 1 small onion, chopped
- 1 clove garlic, chopped
- 1 (15 ounce) can canned tomato sauce
- 6 cups water
- 2 small potatoes, diced
- 2 teaspoons red pepper flakes
- 1 dash paprika
- 2 (15 ounce) cans green beans, drained
Heat a Dutch oven over medium-high heat. Saute chourico, onion and garlic until onion is tender. Stir in tomato sauce, water and potatoes. Season with red pepper and paprika. Bring to a boil, reduce heat, and simmer 25 to 30 minutes, or until potatoes are tender. Stir in green beans, and simmer 5 to 10 minutes, or until heated through.