Pastéis de Belém ou de Nata?

"Pastéis de Belém" or "Pastéis de Nata"?

Have you tasted Lisbon’s most famous sweet? Discover the history of the pastéis de Belém and find out if there really is a difference between this and the pastel de nata.

Updated March 5 2015, special notice for logged-in members: Previously released as audio only, this classic episode has been brought to life with beautiful visuals by animator (and friend of Practice Portuguese), Wayne Wilson! A BIG thanks to Wayne for his countless hours of work in reimagining this classic Practice Portuguese episode. Find more of his work at

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