No other drink reminds me more of summer than caipirinha… or is more celebratory of The World Cup Brazil! With temperatures soaring, I told myself ...
Ah, summer! One of the most awaited seasons… I am starting mine with the right foot — as we say in Brazil. Didn’t I tell ...
G’day, everyone! After our elaborate Mother’s Day sweet feast and an extra couple of pounds, how about something light and versatile such as these fresh Heart ...
A Useful List of Brazilian Food Products with their American Substitutes is finally here, which hopefully will make life easier for many!!! Friends, bloggers, and followers all ...
Paçoca Ice Cream topped with Fried Bananas and drizzled with a luscious Chocolate Sauce is what I have for you today… Huh? Paçoca is a ...
What is for dinner tonight? Well, at my house it will be Brazilian-Style Pork Ribs… Oh, yes! I am counting the minutes with anticipation. It has ...
Disclosure: This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Kikkoman and Latina Bloggers Connect. The opinions expressed herein are from the author. Gaúcho-Style Flatbread or “Grilled” Skirt Steak (fraldinha) with Chimichurri Sauce Flatbread is our ultimate creation… a dish proudly prepared using Kikkoman Soy Sauce as a marinade, natural browning ‘agent’, and flavor booster. It […]
Disclosure: This is a sponsored post, brought to you by RIOJA WINE in collaboration with Honest Cooking (#matchmadeinheaven). The opinions herein are from the author. Have you ever heard about, or perhaps even gotten a chance to experience, a coxinha? “Hum? Come again!!!” Coxinha – a “little drumstick” that is actually a fritter molded into a shape resembling […]
Ah, Prestígio Cheesecake Bars… A bottom layer of dark and fudgy chocolate brownie, contrasting with the second layer of mildly sweet, creamy coconut cheesecake, and the third layer of bittersweet, smooth chocolate frosting… This is our contribution for the Chocolate Party this month – hosted by Roxana’s Home Baking!!! Our secret ingredient? Heavy cream! If you […]
The Fourth of July, America’s Independence Day, is just around the corner. Last year we celebrated with a refreshing, patriotic Chocolate Pudding Ice Cream Pie. But this year we will be celebrating the date with none other than a fun, Quick Chocolate Popcorn with Condensed Milk Drizzle and M&M’s (Pipoca de Chocolate com Leite Condensado e M&M’s)… […]
Disclosure: Thanks to Tesco for its partnership in providing this written article and for funding its publication. Home to the 2014 World Cup, Brazil is definitely the place to be at the moment. But just what sort of flavor profiles should guests to a World-Cup-inspired dinner be enjoying? Brazilian cuisine is a unique blend of European, […]
Disclosure: This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Crest and Latina Bloggers Connect. The opinions expressed herein are from the author. What brings you closer to your family and friends? Soccer is my answer! As you know, I am from Brazil — a country where soccer (futebol) is a national passion… simply put, the most […]
The World Cup Brazil has already started… and we have the perfect savory bites, drinks, and small sweet treats to snack on while watching this grand event. Although the list could go on and on, we are suggesting 32 to snack on… For the 32 days of the World Cup (June 12 – July 13), 32 things to […]
Father’s Day will be celebrated this Sunday, the 15th, in the United States… As a surprise for our Dads, I have prepared a scrumptious list of 20 Guy-Pleasing Dishes for Father’s Day! I can already see the smile on your face… This is a day to celebrate big, don’t you think? Ranging from meats, dishes containing bacon […]
Festas Juninas, or the June Festivals, are popular Brazilian festivities that take place in June, as I explained before in this post… And we will be celebrating these cultural festivities this year with a super easy, mouthwatering Kitchen Blender Corn Bundt Cake (Bolo de Milho de Liquidificador) which is naturally gluten-free! Basically, the blender and oven do most of […]
Disclaimer: Thanks to Davidson’s Safest Choice Eggs for sponsoring this post! All the opinions expressed here are honest and my own. Making a meringue pie (or more specifically no-bake, crustless, gluten-free passion fruit meringue pies) couldn’t be quicker or more care-free than by using these pasteurized eggs from Safest Choice Eggs. If you have ever made a […]