How to Make Brazilian Brigadeiro

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Love chocolate? Looking for an easy and delicious globally-inspired dessert recipe? You’ll love these Brazilian Brigadeiro! Not only are these chewy bon bons super easy to make, they’ll satisfy any chocolate craving.  

How to Make Brazilian Brigadeiro

Ingredients 

3 tablespoons cocoa powder 
14 ounces sweetened condensed milk
1 tablespoon unsalted butter (plus a little extra for rolling) 
chocolate sprinkles 

Instructions

1. Mix cocoa powder, sweetened condensed milk and butter in a small saucepan over medium heat. 

How to Make Brazilian Brigadeiro
How to Make Brazilian Brigadeiro

2. Cook the mixture for about 10 minutes or until thick. Be sure to stir frequently. 

How to Make Brazilian Brigadeiro
How to Make Brazilian Brigadeiro

3. Remove chocolate mixture from heat and let it cool to room temperature. 

How to Make Brazilian Brigadeiro

4. Use a spoon to scoop out a small amount of the chocolate mixture and then roll it into a ball. (A little butter on your hands makes it easier to roll the sticky mixture.)

How to Make Brazilian Brigadeiro

5. Roll the balls in the chocolate sprinkles. Chill before serving. 

How to Make Brazilian Brigadeiro

How to Make Brazilian Brigadeiro

 

Cate is a former expat with a life-long global heart and a huge sweet tooth. Always hungry for travel and sweet treats, Cate shares her best travel tips, cultural insights, and delicious recipes at the International Desserts Blog.

http://www.internationaldessertsblog.com 

 

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