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...

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

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

Why can’t I find a good churrascaria in the UK? 16

Churrascarias work so well in Brazil and the USA but somehow this unique kind of restaurant simply does not seem to catch on in the UK. Why?...

Learn to recognise a perfect Picanha 0

I’m not really an expert butcher, so I depend on good steak to make a good BBQ, but check out this guy’s advice to recognise good beef for a Brazilian...

Papaya Mousse / Cream 0

A delicious and ‘digestive’ dessert. Ideal if you’ve been having a lot of red meat lately....

Barbecue in the Garden 3

Cuca tries out a takeaway barbecue grill. One of those cheap things you buy from the supermarket and use when you to a picnic. Will it work?...

Brazilian Barbecue 6

A proper Brazilian Barbecue is served on the spit and the waiter cuts the thin slices of meat straight onto your plate. For me, there’s no other cut for this...