Upside down Pineapple Pie 0

The more I bake and make Brazilian desserts, the more I find out what made me like these treats so much when I was a kid – they’re full of fat...

Banana Meringue Dessert 0

One of my favourite dessers from Brazil. It’s simple, amazingly sweet and so flavoursome – packed with the true flavours of Brazil....

Guava Soufflé with Catupiri Sauce 13

The first in our series shot in Rio earlier in the year. Guava Soufflé, a delicious, sophisticated, and yet very simple to prepare treat....

Papaya Mousse / Cream 0

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

Quindim – or sweet girlish charms 3

Quindim actually means ‘girlish charms’. This is a wonderful clash of the Portuguese and African sides of Brazil and a very simple recipe to make....