Bacon ‘à Brás’

  • Servings : 3
  • Prep Time : 10m
  • Cook Time : 25m
  • Ready In : 35m
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Have a lunch with friends and want to prepare a tasty, different and innovative meal? This bacon à Brás recipe is the perfect one, everyone will love it. Bon appetit!

Bacon ‘à Brás’ | Food From Portugal

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  • 150 grams (5 1/3 ounces) raw bacon
  • 700 grams (1 1/2 pounds) potatoes
  • Pepper (to taste)
  • Parsley (to taste)
  • 1 whole egg
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 50 ml (1/4 cup) olive oil
  • 1 medium onion
  • Salt (to taste)
  • Vegetable oil for frying


    Step 1

    1. Peel the potatoes, wash them and cut into thin sticks. Season with salt and fry in hot oil. When the potatoes are fried, place them in a dish with absorbent paper and set aside.

    Step 2

    1. Whisk the whole egg in a bowl; set aside.

    Step 3

    1. In a saucepan, put the olive oil, the chopped onion, the bacon cut into strips and cook over low heat for 7 to 8 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add the potatoes and mix gently. Remove briefly the pan from heat and let cool slightly. Pour the beaten egg, mix well and place back the pan over low heat for more 2 to 3 minutes.

    Step 4

    1. Turn off the heat and add the egg yolk and the chopped parsley. Mix gently and serve.

Bacon ‘à Brás’

Nutrition facts per serving (3 servings)

Calories: 620

Total Fat: 40 g(61%)

Saturated Fat: 10 g(51%)

Cholesterol: 180 mg(60%)

Sodium: 1244 mg(52%)

Total Carbohydrate: 41 g(14%)

Protein: 25.5 g

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Bacon ‘à Brás’ | Food From Portugal

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