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lispectorflor in Seattle and Brazil

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The mix of peppery greens, sweet mango and salt from the dressing all went perfectly with the rich duck.  Also, you can make it with chicken or pork. This is a keeper that you HAVE to try!!!

The mix of peppery greens, sweet mango and salt from the dressing all went perfectly with the rich duck. Also, you can make it with chicken or pork. This is a keeper that you HAVE to try!!!

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Here is my favorite bolinho bacalhau (codfish balls) recipe. It is very Brazilian with a Portuguese flair and Norwegian fish.

Here is my favorite bolinho bacalhau (codfish balls) recipe. It is very Brazilian with a Portuguese flair and Norwegian fish.

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Make sure to serve this chicken with a soup spoon because the smoky and sweet broth is to die for!!! So far, this chicken with dates dish has been one of my favorites…

Make sure to serve this chicken with a soup spoon because the smoky and sweet broth is to die for!!! So far, this chicken with dates dish has been one of my favorites…

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We made grilled cheese before with strong cheeses but we never added hot pepper jelly or toasted pecans.

We made grilled cheese before with strong cheeses but we never added hot pepper jelly or toasted pecans.

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“Brazilian churros” are a little bit different from the churros we have here in the US., even in fancy restaurants. I feel that they are too flakey and dry, compared to those in Brazil which are moist inside and crunchy outs

“Brazilian churros” are a little bit different from the churros we have here in the US., even in fancy restaurants. I feel that they are too flakey and dry, compared to those in Brazil which are moist inside and crunchy outs

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It’s a super easy recipe to make that you could have as an appetizer or a light supper!

It’s a super easy recipe to make that you could have as an appetizer or a light supper!

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Smoked trout salad with frisee’, potatoes, celery, apples and horseradish dressing.

Smoked trout salad with frisee’, potatoes, celery, apples and horseradish dressing.

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I have made so many braised short rib dishes and celery root purees over the years that for me it’s super easy.  The thing about this recipe that I loved was the addition of braised celery on top as a garnish {recipe}

I have made so many braised short rib dishes and celery root purees over the years that for me it’s super easy. The thing about this recipe that I loved was the addition of braised celery on top as a garnish {recipe}

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It’s  pumpkin enough, not over powering the traditional flan.

It’s pumpkin enough, not over powering the traditional flan.

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This is seriously the easiest pizza recipe you could imagine. Fall pizza feelings, with apples, prosciutto, gorgonzola cheese, and arugula {recipe}

This is seriously the easiest pizza recipe you could imagine. Fall pizza feelings, with apples, prosciutto, gorgonzola cheese, and arugula {recipe}

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Pumpkin bundt cake shot ! {recipe}

Pumpkin bundt cake shot ! {recipe}

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Fall deliciousness! Gingerbread with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting {recipe}

Fall deliciousness! Gingerbread with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting {recipe}

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The pork tenderloin was stuffed with chanterelle mushrooms and grilled outside.  We served with a fig chutney that was a perfect combination.

The pork tenderloin was stuffed with chanterelle mushrooms and grilled outside. We served with a fig chutney that was a perfect combination.

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I made this typical dish served in restaurants by the beaches in Brazil: shrimp on pineapple gratin. In Brazil this dish is served with farofa and kale.

I made this typical dish served in restaurants by the beaches in Brazil: shrimp on pineapple gratin. In Brazil this dish is served with farofa and kale.

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Brazilian flavors include LOTS of garlic, lime juice, oregano, malagueta peppers (Bahia) and oregano.  Mandioca (also known as Yuca or Cassava) are everywhere. So we use many of these ingredients  when we cook.

Brazilian flavors include LOTS of garlic, lime juice, oregano, malagueta peppers (Bahia) and oregano. Mandioca (also known as Yuca or Cassava) are everywhere. So we use many of these ingredients when we cook.

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This eggplant garlic pasta is simple, fast,  but still elegant enough to be served along with a green salad for any friend or family gathering.

This eggplant garlic pasta is simple, fast, but still elegant enough to be served along with a green salad for any friend or family gathering.

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Raspberry Yogurt Cake. Raspberries are so sweet, delicate and bursting with flavor in any recipe you use them in.

Raspberry Yogurt Cake. Raspberries are so sweet, delicate and bursting with flavor in any recipe you use them in.

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I wanted a combination of a breakfast/dessert bar and had a great idea ~ combination of a dessert bar and added flax seeds and chia seeds to make it something a little different

I wanted a combination of a breakfast/dessert bar and had a great idea ~ combination of a dessert bar and added flax seeds and chia seeds to make it something a little different

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I had a mix of strawberries, blueberries and raspberries and I wanted to use ALL of them.  Of course I looked to see what else we had….buttermilk, lemons, flax seeds and wheat germ..I love to add these added nutrients whenever

I had a mix of strawberries, blueberries and raspberries and I wanted to use ALL of them. Of course I looked to see what else we had….buttermilk, lemons, flax seeds and wheat germ..I love to add these added nutrients whenever

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Brazilian grandma

Brazilian grandma's grilled pineapple with toasted coconut recipe.

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Here is one of the many ways we have been enjoying this delicious fruit: cherry muffin.

Here is one of the many ways we have been enjoying this delicious fruit: cherry muffin.

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This cracker is gluten-free, high in omega-3,  protein and fiber. It’s turned out incredibly amazing!! It’s very crunchy and flavorful, better than any crackers you can buy at a store (we think)! This recipe is very easy to

This cracker is gluten-free, high in omega-3, protein and fiber. It’s turned out incredibly amazing!! It’s very crunchy and flavorful, better than any crackers you can buy at a store (we think)! This recipe is very easy to

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To lighten up this salmon even more, I made two sides that were very refreshing and smoothed out the richness of this salmon. We made this whole recipe (salsa, salad and salmon) on the grill.  Enjoy our copper river salmon with

To lighten up this salmon even more, I made two sides that were very refreshing and smoothed out the richness of this salmon. We made this whole recipe (salsa, salad and salmon) on the grill. Enjoy our copper river salmon with

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