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Brazilian Cowboys Bbq Churrasqueiro

Hosted by the Consul of the New York 45+ Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Sun 13 Mar 12:00 - 14:00

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Origin and History of Brazilian Barbecue

The beginning of Brazilian barbeque can be traced back to the Protected content during Brazil’s colonization by European settlers. The subsequent rise in popularity of the churrasco technique is credited to gaúchos in the cattle ranching lands of the Rio Grande do Sul in the Protected content After long days of herding cattle, the gaúchos would gather their communities to enjoy a large meal of barbequed meats they called churrasco.

In the traditional method for preparing churrasco, gaúchos would dig large pits in the ground and begin a fire. They would then wait for the wood to turn to embers to skewer the meat. The meat was traditionally seasoned with coarse salt and would sit for 30 minutes slowly roasting over the glowing embers.

While the men prepared the meat, women and children traditionally gathered ingredients from their gardens and prepared side dishes for the meal.

The Cuts of Churrasco Meat

In many modern churrascarias, the seasoning and cuts of churrasco meat have stayed true to the cuisine’s cowboy roots. While the primary offering at many churrascarias.