Brigadeiros (Chocolate Truffles)

Ingredients: – 1 cup of condensed milk – 70 gr of powdered chocolate – 2 soup spoons of milk – 35 gr of butter – granulated chocolate – vegetable oil 1- Mix the milk, the powdered chocolate and the condensed milk in a pan. Add the butter and cook on low heat. Stir continuously until the…

Pães de Queijo (Cheese Breads)

Ingredients:  – 2 cups of starch  – 1 cup of milk  – 1 egg  – 1 cup of vegetable milk  – 150 gr of white cheese  1- Put the starch in the beater. Add milk, the egg and the vegetable oil. Whisk everything very well.  2- Divide the dough into small balls and put them on a…

Caipirinha (Caipirinha)

Ingredients:   – 4 limes  – crushed ice  – 4 soup spoon of brown sugar  – 2 cups of sugar cane brandy  1- Wash the limes with peel and cut into pieces. Distribute the pieces in appropriate glasses to Caipirinhas. Add a lot of crushed ice (until the edge of the glass) and ½ soup spoon of sugar by glass….

Carne de Panela (Pan Meat)

Ingredients: – 1 kg of cow outside flat – 3 soup spoons of olive oil – 1 chopped onion – 2 chicken broths – 1 soup spoon of salt with garlic – 5 drops of chili – 1 coffee spoon of powdered bay – 1 coffee spoon of monosodium glutamate (ajinimoto) – 1 soup spoon…

Beijinhos de Côco (Coconut Kisses)

Ingredients: – 1 can of condensed milk – 125 gr of grated coconut – 2 yolks – grated coconut to decorate 1- Mix the milk and the coconut in a pan. Cook on low heat stiring continuously until detach from the bottom of the pan. 2- Take the pan off of the heat and mix the yolks….

Feijoada à Brasileira (Brazilian “Feijoada”)

Ingredients: – 1,5kg of pork, lamb and cow meat (not 1,5kg of each!) – 1 pig foot – 1 pig tongue – chorizo and salami – bacon – black beans – 1 chopped cabage – 2 onion – 4 garlic cloves – vegetable oil – 1 cup of fresh orange juice – 1 cup of…

Strogonoff à Brasileira (Brazilian Strogonoff)

Ingredients: – 1 kg of meat (cow, chicken, pork,…) – 1 chopped onion – 1 pack of cream – butter – mushrooms – a bit of brandy – 1 soup spoon of mustard – 2 soup spoons of worcestershire sauce – 3 soup spoons of ketchup – black pepper and salt to taste 1- Prepare the…

Quindim (Egg Pudding with Coconut)

Ingredients: – 1,5 cups of white sugar – 1 cup of grated fresh coconut – ½ cup of butter – 3 eggs – 9 yolks – 2 soup spoons of milk   1 – Melt the butter without frying.   2 – Mix the eggs and the yolks with the sugar and stir.           …

Bobó de Camarão (Mashed Cassava with Shrimps)

Ingredients:   – 3,5 cups of shrimps – 3,5 cups of cassava cut into pieces – 3 peeled tomatoes without seeds – ½ chopped red pepper – ½ chopped green pepper – 1 chopped onion – 2 chopped garlic cloves – ½ tea cup of palm oil – 50 ml of olive oil – 1 L of water…