Chocolate fudge truffles, brigadeiros, are the perfect Brazilian snack or dessert for Olympics season, 2016. Mariana Vieira, owner of Brigadeiros Bakery in Soho, NY, says that she has seen an uptick in orders since the Rio Olympics opened.
If you want to know New York, get to know its street cuisine. I learned it early. Growing up in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood, I would get a lunch of two hot dogs in steam-soft rolls from the guy who set up his stainless-steel pushcart on the corner of 17th Street every morning, rain or shine, Saturdays and holidays, summer-fall-winter-spring.
Since this fudge is stored in your freezer, it has a long shelf life. Try having a square as a small afternoon or post-dinner
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Fudge has been a staple of Southern U.S. confections for over 100 years, but since it's usually sold by weight in heaping portions, it has the nasty habit of drying out... unless you seal it up in a single serving package. That's how the fudge bucket was born.