oranges

Orange Week returns to Portimão

Between February 6 and 10, Portimão’s Municipal Market is showcasing the region’s oranges with cooking demonstrations and special prices.

Portimão’s Municipal Market is once again dedicating a week to the region’s juicy oranges. Between February 6 and 10, the tasty and healthy citrus fruit, an icon of the Algarve, “will be promoted at a special price”, the municipality announced.

With “Algarve orange – there is no healthier fruit” as its motto, the event jointly organised by the Fruit and Vegetable Sector of the Market and the municipality of Portimão will feature daily orange-inspired cooking demonstrations between 10h00 and 11h30.

On February 6, 7, 8 and 9, the cooking demonstrations will be carried out by Portimão’s Hotel and Tourism School, while on Saturday, February 10, Nuno Martins, Chef of the NUMA restaurant, will prepare recipes showcasing oranges.