Maria Lawton, the Azorean Green Bean, visits with Brent to talk about the new season of her TV show “Maria’s Portuguese Table” and the Portuguese community in New Bedford, Massachusetts. We also talk about wine from Madeira and the 1950’s senate act that brought her family to the United States. [Ep 236]

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Maria’s last appearance on Destination Eat Drink
Maria’s website The Azorean Greenbean
Maria’s cookbook Azorean Cooking
Maria’s Portuguese Table on PBS
Brent’s video on the Lisbon neighborhood of Alvalade
Brent’s story on the Torta de Azeitão