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Pumpkin Soup

Oi Gente! Growing up, when the weather cooled off, my mom would make a suuuuper simple pumpkin soup, no frills, just pumpkin and not much else – I’ll post here soon! Then, when I moved to the US, I became completely obsessed with all the fall spices that take over the season. So, I married […] Read more…

Cilantro Chimichurri

Oi Gente!! I am just obseeeeeessed with chimichurri smudged all over grilled meats and vegetables.  Almost every time we have a barbecue, I either make molho a campanha or chimichurri to go with, it’s like a no brainer. This sauce is delicious over grilled meats of all sorts, such as these wings and even fish!!  Check’em […] Read more…

Brown Rice

Oi Gente! Brazilians love their rice, and I’m no different. My favorite hands down still is white rice but sometimes I do like to vary a bit. As we discussed on this post, the basic preparation of almost all rice types in Brazil is pretty similar. We almost always sauté a couple cloves of minced garlic in a […] Read more…

Wheat Berries and Melon Salad

Oi Gente!! Seriously, I feel like eeeeeeeverything tastes better in the summer!!  Who’s with me!!!!? This salad is no different and it SCREAAAAAAMMMMMSSSSSS summer at your face!  The cucumbers make it super refreshing, the melon makes it deliciously juicy, the wheat berries make things a little toasty, the cilantro brightens everything up, the cayenne adds […] Read more…

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