Tag Archives: Cuisine

Allergies and eating out on Madeira

Madeiraful Editor/ November 3, 2017/ Blog, Madeira, Madeira Islands, Tips

Eating out is a great part of the holiday fun, it is an important part of exploring new cultures and flavours. What better way to get to know a new destination than to eat what the locals eat and enjoy the typical food of your new surroundings? But when you have allergies for certain ingredients it can be more challenging to enjoy

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Espada … super-creepy looking fish

levadeiro/ December 16, 2009/ Blog, Gastronomy, Uncategorized

On the island of Madeira they have learned how to fish for this deep sea delicacy, a fish that dwells more than a mile below the sea. They are called “scabbard fish” (or Espada in Portuguese), …. These are super-creepy looking fish, with giant eyes and teeth to suit them for the perpetual twilight of their deep sea world. Read

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