At Conservas Pinhais, every step from purchasing fish fresh from the local market to cleaning, cooking, marinating, canning and wrapping them in beautiful prints is done by the hands of 120+ proud neighborhood workers. The factory is the only non-fully mechanized sardine factory in all of Portugal and they are following their original 100+ year recipe!
The Conservas Pinhais Sardines in Tomato Sauce are a tried and tested favorite across Portuguese tables. Very few know the details of Dona Emilia's secret tomato sauce recipe, but we guarantee it will amaze you. See if you can taste a hint of laurel, cloves and the hand-selected fresh vegetables that go into every batch.
Learn more about Conservas Pinhais sardine factory and their tours and tasing in Matosinhos Portugal here.
One tin is 4.4 oz.