BR Cook

I am originally from Brazil. I have been in USA for the past 11 years. Mother of 1 toddler and married to a Brazilian. Currently a stay-at-home mom, trying to finish my studies in web design by next year.

Toscana Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 11
Italian bread, tomato cubes, capers, tuna, olive oil, olives, onion and cucumber make this an extravagant and exotic salad!

Fried rice cakes (brazilian style)

White cooked rice combined with fresh chopped parsley, and parmesan cheese and deep-fried to perfection. Great as a side dish. An original from Brazil.

Garlic and Basil Tomato Sauce

An easy and simple, yet delicious sauce, great with spaguetti!

Ricotta and Spinach Lasagna

Lasagna made with layers of ricotta cheese and spinach, also with a light alfredo sauce.

Tomato Bruschetta

Delicious bruschetta made with tomatoes, garlic, basil and olive oil, served on italian bread.

Brown rice with curry

Brown rice cooked with powdered curry makes this a perfect side dish.

Beijinho de côco "coconut little kiss" (Brazilian recipe)

Rating: 4 stars 26
Condensed milk cooked with butter and coconut flakes, formed into little candy balls makes this a favorite Brazilian recipe especially on birthday parties. Kids (and adults) love it!