Coxinhas

Brazilian recipes

16 Recipes

Celebrate the sunshine cuisine of South America with our authentic recipes, from cheese bread to barbecue beef

Coxinhas

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These little croquettes stuffed with chicken and spices are popular snacks served in bars all over Brazil. The name means 'little chicken thigh' in Portuguese because of their shape...
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • More effort

Frozen caipirinha

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Cool down with this frozen spin on the classic Brazilian Caipirinha. The secret is squeezing as much lime into the sugar as you can
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Coconut quindim

3.75

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A baked Brazilian dessert with creamy coconut set custard, similar to flan
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Roasted chilli prawns

5

(4 ratings)

Finish these Brazilian-style prawn skewers on the barbecue then let everyone peel and dip in smoky chilli dip
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Smoky tomato pepper salsa

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This Brazilian salsa finished with sweet paprika makes a great accompaniment for grilled meat and fish
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Creamy Aji green sauce

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(1 rating)

A mayonnaise-based Brazilian dip with coriander, jalapeños, spring onions, garlic and cumin. Blitz it up and serve on a barbecue spread
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Bahia-style Moqueca prawn stew

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(36 ratings)

A Brazilian-inspired seafood casserole with creamy coconut sauce, coriander garnish and plenty of sunshine spice
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Pastel de palmito

2.5

(1 rating)

Serve an authentic Brazilian snack by creating these fried cream cheese pasties with rum-enriched bread dough and a palm heart filling
  • 45 mins
  • More effort

Black bean & meat stew - feijoada

5

(3 ratings)

Chorizo, pork ribs and pork shoulder make the base for this hearty Brazilian casserole with deeply savoury spiced pulses
  • 2 hours and 35 mins
  • Easy