Coxinhas

Brazilian recipes

16 Recipes

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

2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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 hr and 30 mins
More effort
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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
Gluten-free
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5 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Roll up these traditional South American sweets and coat in traditional pistachio nut, almond and coconut crumble

55 mins
Easy
9 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Try baking a South American mainstay - these light and fluffy cheese puffs are best served warm from the oven

50 mins
Easy
2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A baked Brazilian dessert with creamy coconut set custard, similar to flan

45 mins
Easy
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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

50 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
14 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Light up the grill and throw on this Brazilian-inspired barbecued chicken with a piri-piri, paprika and coriander marinade

30 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Flavour barbecued corn on the cob Brazilian-style with coriander, lime, garlic mayonnaise and Parmesan cheese

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This Brazilian salsa finished with sweet paprika makes a great accompaniment for grilled meat and fish

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star 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
6 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

We've turned this tangy Brazilian mousse pudding into a traybake cheesecake with biscuit base and gelatine to help with slicing

35 mins
More effort
46 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

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

40 mins
Easy
2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star 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
9 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Chorizo, pork ribs and pork shoulder make the base for this hearty Brazilian casserole with deeply savoury spiced pulses

2 hrs and 35 mins
Easy
3 ratings 2.7 out of 5 star rating

Create crispy fried patties using spiced pulses, then fill with prawns, chilli, coriander and tomato, Brazilian-style

40 mins
Easy
2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Try this superhealthy South American style salad

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
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