Caldeiras Furnas

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  • Christian

    Here the "Cozido das Furnas" is cooked. A stew of vegetables, meat, salami and rice. He is buried in special containers in the hot earth and cooked there for several hours. The mineral-containing steam gives the dish its special flavor.

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    • May 15, 2018

  • King K

    Be sure to try Cozido! (Cooked chorizo, meat, pineapple blood sausage, vegetables and potatoes in the hot springs)

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    • December 30, 2015

  • Renzie

    The Caldeiras of Furnas on Lagoa do Furnas. At lunchtime, the Cozidos are brought here from the earth. Then there are a lot of tourists.

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    • October 4, 2016

  • Till

    To see everything bubbling and steaming I found totally exciting. The Portuguese also cook stew here. Nearby there is a parking lot (cheap).

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    • December 8, 2017

  • eyekon

    The attraction on Sao Miguel, although the island has much more exciting ;-)

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    • February 24, 2018

  • JR on Tour

    At the foot of the Caldeira is still the typical food Cozido das Furnas (a kind of stew) cooked in the ground by the heat of the volcano. Delicious.

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    • June 26, 2019

  • Koen Keuren

    A bit smelly

    • July 25, 2019

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Location: Portugal

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