Basic Brazilian Beans 0

A very easy recipe, even if you don’t own a pressure cooker....

The 104 Steps Strawberry Frappe 0

Of all the culinary passions I could have picked up in Lisbon…...

Make rice the Brazilian way! 0

Make perfect fluffy flavoursome rice every time....

Milk Loaf 3

Learn how to make this delicious break in minutes. Great video recipe....

How to make very bad coffee 0

My friend Nadine Horn came to visit and in the morning we decided to do a small video showing off this weird coffee contraption I bought at the local Sainsbury’s. Actually the whole...

The secret to a perfect Picanha steak when abroad 1

Of course the very best way to have Picanha is having it sliced directly into your plate at some of the top Churrascarias in Rio, São Paulo or in one of...

Cabana Brasil – Brazilian Barbecue… (or maybe not!) 2

When is a Brazilian BBQ place not a Brazilian BBQ place?...

Rodizio Brazil – Good small bbq restaurant, or just a lot of bull? (Review) 1

My good friend Chris Stanton, who came to Rio with me in April last year, invited me to try a new Churrascaria in Clapham North. It was a very fortuitous invitation...

Escondidinho de Carne Seca – Beef Jerky Surprise 1

Escondidinho de carne seca (Escondidinho means literally: ‘Little hidden one’) is a very famous North Easter recipe but can be found in restaurants and bars up and down the country. The...

True feijoada experts 0

Last time we went to Rio, we met up with Andre Paranhos and his fellow feijoada reviewers who are in a heroic mission to try every Feijoada in Rio de Janeiro!...