Tag: Brazil

Banana-Coco Nut Butter Toast

Banana-Coco Nut Butter Toast

With tropical flair and energy-boosting chia seeds, this open-faced sandwich is the perfect breakfast to get you up and going in the morning.


7 Unmissable Sights in Brazil

Is a trip to Brazil in your near future? We certainly hope so! Before finalizing the trip details, be sure to check our list of essential Brazilian sights. You won’t want to miss them!

Fuxico Featured

How to Make Fuxico, a Communal Craft

Piece together some fabric scraps and a little bit of gossip, and you have fuxico, the fabric craft featured on the coffee packaging from your Brazil Box. Here, we explore the history of this patchwork craft, and show you how to make your own fuxico flowers.


5 Ways to Use Your Brazil Box Spices

The churrasco spice mix from BR Spices may be specially made for barbecues, but we think it’s perfect for a lot of other dishes, too. In case you still have a jar sitting on your kitchen shelf, check out our suggestions below for some kitchen inspiration.

Leticia Schwartz

Meet the Chef: Leticia Moreinos Schwartz, Brazil

Native to the beautiful city of Rio de Janeiro, Leticia Moreinos Schwartz is a foremost authority on Brazilian cuisine—and the curator of this month’s Brazil Box. Here, Try The World speaks to Moreinos Schwartz about her path through culinary school journalism, and diabetes advocacy that led her to where she is today.

Amazon River

10 Amazing Facts About the Amazon

The Amazon rainforest is the world’s biggest rainforest and about 60% of it falls within Brazil’s borders! The area is lauded for its incredible biodiversity, containing 10% of the world’s known flora and fauna. Here are 10 facts that will prove just how amazing the Amazon is!

Romeo and Juliet

Romeu and Juliet

A quick snack or a light dessert, Romeu and Juliet is a dish of two simple ingredients that don’t seem to match, similar to the famous Shakespearian protagonists. But together, goiabada—guava paste) and cows’ milk cheese a sumptuous dish.


4 Delicious Ways to Use Leftover Goiabada

Still looking for ways to use the leftover goiabada from the Brazil Box? We’ve got plenty of ideas to help you finish the entire package in one go. You’ll be hankering for more as soon as you’ve run out!

Ice Cream Bars

Ice Cream Bars

These ice cream bars are the perfect antidote to this summer’s sweltering heat. Plus, you only need 3 ingredients to make them: a pint of ice cream, truffles from the Holiday Box, and Brazil nut cookies from the Brazil Box.