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How to cook Feijoada: Brazilian soul food

What is Feijoada? In Brazil, there is one dish to rule them all.  One dish, passionately cooked and eaten with great pleasure, all across Brazil. That dish is Feijoada, the national dish of Brazil. Feijoada is so popular with Brazilians that even the vegans and vegetarians will confess that they truly miss this only meat …

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Frango Caipira com Quiabo – Brazilian Country Style Chicken with Okras

A simple rural classic   Here we have a classic regional dish from the state of Minas Gerais. Inspiration for this recipe was found in a small homemade ring-bound cookbook that I purchased for 5 reals in an 18th-century igreja (church), known as Igreja Nossa Senhora do Rosário dos Pretos located in the historic town …

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