Chicken with okra

Brazilian Chicken Recipe

  This recipe is traditional in the southeastern part of Brazil. Specifically in the state of Minas Gerais. In that region the use of cilantro is common in many chicken recipes, but if you don't like the strong taste of this herb you can replace it with parsley or leek.         Ingredients: […]

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Brazilian Rice cakes

BolinhoArroz -Lica-e

If you always seem to have leftover rice in your refrigerator that you'd rather not go to waste, here is a very easy way to turn your plain steamed leftover white or brown rice into a delicious snack or side dish! Ingredients: 1 cup of rice (cooked and seasoned) 2 medium eggs 1 cup of […]

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Healthy Fruit Salad

Salada-de-frutas

Ingredients: ½ papaya 6 bananas 4 apples ½ pineapple 3 oranges peeled (remove all the white parts – this makes the salad bitter) 1 ½ cup of diced strawberry 3 kiwis 1 cup of orange juice 1 tbs of splenda   How to make it: Wash all the fruits before peeling. Chop the fruits. The […]

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