Discovering Brazil Through Food

I traveled solo in Rio de Janeiro earlier this year and later met up with my friend Rodrigo in a smaller Brazilian town. Throughout our adventures in Brasilia and Goiás, he introduced me to so many foods that I doubt I would have known about on my own. For example, he would pick a fruit off a tree and I would stand there watching in shock. When he clearly didn’t die from eating it, I ate it, too (and also didn’t die)! Some of the new foods I tried are native to Brazil. Others are common elsewhere and eaten the … Continue reading Discovering Brazil Through Food