A Taste of Brazillian Fare

Many readers may have viewed recently on SBS a 6-part television series entitled This is Brazil. A cook book  has also been produced with the same name highlighting the many traditional Brazillian family recipes and popular street fare. If anyone in your family has 2014 FIFA World Cup fever why not grab this book and serve a real taste of  Brazil. Here are two recipes which should prove popular on a chilly night watching the real action on television. The authors are Fernanda de Paula and Shelley Hepworth.

Fernanda de Paula grew up in the mountainous state of Minas Gerais in Brazil and moved to Australia almost 10 years ago. She is a journalist, producer and presenter with a flair for recipe creation. She lives in Sydney, travels regularly to Brazil and is thrilled to share her homeland with a global audience.

Shelley Hepworth is a producer, writer and editor based in Sydney. She was the managing editor of the SBS Food website for five years. Travelling across Brazil, Shelley relished the opportunity to explore the country’s dynamic relationship between food and culture, and her own passion for storytelling and photography…

Read more in Edition 68 of Hunter Lifestyle Magazine.  

Images and recipes extracted from THIS IS BRAZIL BY Fernanda de Paula and Shelley Hepworth published by Hardie Grant Books, RRP $34.95 available in stores nationally.