100 Classic and Creative Recipes for the Home Cook
Format Paperback / softback
Published November 16th 2012
Size 8.3 x 9.4 inches
Brazilian food is an explosion of color and flavor—the mixture of three distinct cultures, Portuguese, African, and native Indian. Native Brazilian Leticia Moreinos Schwartz interprets the cuisine in this groundbreaking collection of 100 delicious classic and inspirational recipes. With simple techniques and well-explained directions, dishes like Meat Croquettes, Salmon over a Caipirinha Risotto, Broccoli and Minas Cheese Souffles, and Molten Dulce de Leche Cake with a Sour Cream Sorbet will simply become part of your everyday cooking repertoire.
Leticia Moreinos Schwartz was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and moved to New York in 1997. After graduating from the French Culinary Institute she worked in the kitchens of many of the top New York City restaurants. In 2000 she moved to Connecticut and started her own catering and cooking instruction business, teaching at schools such as The Institute of Culinary Education and the French Culinary Institute where she has built up a loyal following.