March 26, 2011
Portugal, Part III: This bustling bakery, founded in Lisbon in 1829, has belonged to the same family for five generations. It's like a Dynasty of Dough!
We stopped here for a tea-time pastry snack to sample the "pastel de nata." Astonishing egg tarts, perfectly blending a crispy, warm feel with a creamy cinnamon flavor. Numerous notches above the mass-market versions in Malaysia.