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In response to the Day 133 Café da Manhã post, Ray mentioned a meat product that was unfamiliar to me – Mortadela. So I thought I would try some for lunch yesterday – Day 143 of my challenge to be more … Continue reading
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As a new foreigner, one of the first questions the locals will ask you is if you’d been to a restaurante churrasco, or more commonly known as a Churrascaria. When you answer in the negative, you will receive a shake … Continue reading
Tagged American, brazil, churrasco, culture, expat, expatriate, food, life, meat, restaurant, rodizio
At the suggestion of Danielle, today I learned how to buy meat. Actually, Danielle suggested learning how to buy fresh meat cut from the butcher. I thought I’d start slow and buy meat from the grocery store (butcher will be … Continue reading
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Today’s attempt to be more Brazilian was an afternoon at the Mercado Municipal (thanks Anna for the suggestion). The building, designed by the famous Brazilian architect Francisco de Paula Ramos de Azevedo, was originally used as the central military barracks during the … Continue reading
Tagged American, brazil, chopp, cuisine, culture, expat, expatriate, fruit, life, meat, Mercado Municipal, sanduiche de pernil, travel