gastronomy

Gastronomy

gastronomy

Culture is also celebrated at the table.

Flavours of the Village

Made by the hands of ancient knowledge, the recipes of the Aldeias do Xisto are served seasoned with the genuine flavour of tradition. The quality of the region's gastronomy is seen in many of the partner restaurants, which offer the best of old-fashioned flavours, in traditional dishes or incorporating a contemporary approach, always respecting the spirit of the places. Whether it's bread, crumbs or açordas, soups, broths or porridge, various fish or meats, the traditional sausages or the various and appetising cakes and sweets, the gastronomic heritage of the Aldeias do Xisto is yet another incentive to discover this territory.

Recipes and Products

Soup from an iron pot, kid estonado (scalded, de-haired and wood-oven baked), stuffed cabbage with chanfana breadcrumbs, sausage bread, river duck soup, fish soup, "sarrabulho", "pastel de afogado da boda", "bucho", "maranho", "plangaio", bread baked in wood ovens, cheeses, sausages, "tigelada da terra" with frosting or crispy turnip crust from Semide. These are just some of the delicacies that you'll find at the tables of the Aldeias do Xisto, which lead you to dive into what is most genuine in each village and invite you to celebrate life!

Innovation and regeneration

Starting from the traditional know-how and from an immersion in the spirit of the places, and also incorporating, whenever possible, local products, the Aldeias do Xisto stimulate culinary experimentation and innovation, traversing knowledge and opening the kitchens to new contributions and interpretations.

Gastronomy at Bookinxisto

On the Bookinxisto platform, you can plan your entire stay in the Aldeias do Xisto, including meals. Here you will find various menus proposed by our restaurants, either based on traditional recipes or reinterpreted through research and culinary experimentation. You can book in advance and guarantee that the traditional and local cuisine will add a lot of flavour to your trip. All the proposals celebrate agriculture and local products and represent the culinary identity of the territory.

Celebrating agriculture and local products.

Traditional cuisine is yet another incentive to discover this territory.

Every recipe invites you to celebrate life!

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restaurants
Fiado
Fiado
Janeiro de Cima
restaurants
Callum
Callum
Oleiros
restaurants
Varanda do Casal
Varanda do Casal
Casal de São Simão
restaurants
As Beiras
As Beiras
Pampilhosa da Serra
restaurants
Museu da Chanfana
Museu da Chanfana
Miranda do Corvo
restaurants
Fugas Restaurant
Fugas Restaurant
restaurants
Sabores da Aldeia Restaurant
Sabores da Aldeia Restaurant
restaurants
Casa da Ti Augusta
Casa da Ti Augusta
Figueira
restaurants
Bem-Me-Quer
Bem-Me-Quer
Martim Branco
lodging
Casas da Serra do Açor
Casas da Serra do Açor
Casal Novo, Arganil
lodging
Casa Cova do Barro
Casa Cova do Barro
Janeiro de Cima
lodging
Aqua Village Health Resort & SPA
Aqua Village Health Resort & SPA
Caldas de São Paulo
lodging
Casas de Água Formosa
Casas de Água Formosa
Vila de Rei
lodging
Mountain Whisper
Mountain Whisper
Gondramaz
lodging
Casa do Talasnal
Casa do Talasnal
Talasnal
lodging
Casa Lausus
Casa Lausus
Talasnal
lodging
Aldeia Oliveiras
Aldeia Oliveiras
Proença-a-Nova
lodging
Casa do Caminheiro Hostel
Casa do Caminheiro Hostel
Talasnal
village
Benfeita
Benfeita
heritage
Igreja Matriz de Aldeia das Dez
Igreja Matriz de Aldeia das Dez
village
Martim Branco
Martim Branco
heritage
Religious tour in Pedrógão Pequeno
Religious tour in Pedrógão Pequeno
heritage
Chapel of São Sebastião
Chapel of São Sebastião
tour
PR2 MCV - Gondramaz Schist trail - In the Miller’s Footsteps
PR2 MCV - Gondramaz Schist trail - In the Miller’s Footsteps
village
Comareira
Comareira
tour
PR1 PPS - Fajão Schist trails  – Climbing the cliffs
PR1 PPS - Fajão Schist trails – Climbing the cliffs
Casas do Rio
offer
Geological Walk in Sobral Fernando
Geological Walk in Sobral Fernando
tour
Panoramic Road: Barroca - Fajão
Panoramic Road: Barroca - Fajão
offer
Passeio Geológico de Foz do Cobrão e Sobral Fernando
Passeio Geológico de Foz do Cobrão e Sobral Fernando
offer
E-Bike Getaway in Aldeias do Xisto
E-Bike Getaway in Aldeias do Xisto