food + cooking

Eating the Amazon: 18 Intriguing Brazilian Foods

In northern Brazil, the mighty Amazon River defines a landscape rich in ingredients that most of us have never even seen before. But Brazil's vibrant cuisine is on the move—and açaí was just...
November 2006
food + cooking

Açaí: Superfood or Harmful Fad?

This small purple berry is touted as a weight-loss supplement in the U.S.—but in its native Brazil it’s seen very differently.
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