Recipe for Brigadeiros from Brazil

The american kitchen is the protagonist these days in SaborGourmet and while we have already seen some of the best recipes for mexican, we now focus on Brazil and one of their desserts richer and original. The brigadeiros you will love, and then we explain how to do them step by step.


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Recipe for Brigadeiros from Brazil

The Brigadeiros, which are prepared in Brazil is a sweet dish that is usually made as a dessert. It is one of the sweet more traditional in this country that has been made since the early 40's and that is usually made in every birthday party and other typical dishes such as the cajuzinho and beijinho.

It is a dessert whose preparation is fairly quick, about 20 minutes, and simple because its main ingredients are milk condesada, the cocoa and the butter.


  • 400 grams of condensed milk
  • 30 grams of butter
  • 20 grams of pure cocoa powder
  • noodles in chocolate to coat and decorate



We start by mixing the condensed milk with the butter and cocoa in a saucepan or in a bowl. Cook over a medium heat and we will stir enough until the mixture thickens.

Let the mixture cool and then form small balls. Before making them we cover hands with butter so that we can shape them well, and without that we break. Once you have the form the bathe in noodles, chocolate.

Video of the recipe for Brigadeiros from Brazil: