Portuguese Holy Ghost Soup Sopas Do Espírito Santo (Terce

Total Time
2hrs 30mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 2 hrs

I usually make this for special holidays and events! This is a old recipe from some friends in the Azore Islands. My wife loves it and can't get enough.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook the meats in a large stock pot, adding the chicken last.
  2. Add the cabbage, the potatoes.
  3. Cut the bread (prefereably portuguese bread) and put some butter over it, a leaf of mint and pour the broth over.
  4. When the bread has absorbed the liquid pour some more with the cabbages until is juicy.
  5. When is ready to go to the table put the meats on top and the rest of the gravy.