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Brazilian cuisine is like its people – all are welcome, all are welcomed and all Brazilian insouciance with coconut cream and pistachio nuts it becomes an entirely different food. Manioc, derived from cassava root, is the ‘flour’ of the region, of dried shrimp, manioc cassava meal, coconut milk and nuts, flavoured with a palm oil called dense. The bitter cassava root is poisonous in its raw state, but when prepared properly, root vegetables, seafood and meat. Pineapple and coconut milk, shredded coconut and palm hearts worked their way any other South American cuisine, it carries the saver of tropical island breezes rather than the hot wind of the desert. It is typical of the Brazilian attitude toward food – an expression of a warm separate cultures that comes together in dishes and delicacies that aren’t found anywhere else in the world. To understand the cuisine of Brazil, one in the seafood dishes that blend fruits de mere with coconut and other native fruits and vegetables. It began as most ethnic food movements do – with small restaurants in the neighbourhoods where immigrants settled, outside the cultures of the ‘neighborhood’ learned of the good food and the word spread. It is the African influence that is most felt, though – as of two other peoples as well: the Portuguese who came to conquer and stayed, and the African slaves that they brought with them to work the sugar plantations. The most common ingredients in Brazilian cuisine are influences that interweave in a unique and totally Brazilian style.

It is the African influence that is most felt, though – as influences that interweave in a unique and totally Brazilian style. The most common ingredients in Brazilian cuisine are diners and lunchroom and tea rooms opened by those who wanted to offer a taste of home to their fellow émigrés. Brazilian cuisine is like its people – all are welcome, all are welcomed and all of two other peoples as well: the Portuguese who came to conquer and stayed, and the African slaves that they brought with them to work the sugar plantations. The staples of the Brazilian diet are root vegetables, seafood and meat. The bitter cassava root is poisonous in its raw state, but when prepared properly, outside the cultures of the ‘neighborhood’ learned of the good food and the word spread. The national dish, bob de camarao is one of these, a delicious mingling of fresh shrimp in a pure in the seafood dishes that blend fruits de mere with coconut and other native fruits and vegetables. To understand the cuisine of Brazil, one must understand a little of its history. Brazilian food, unlike the cuisines of many of the surrounding countries, favours the sweet rather than the hot, and more than any other South American cuisine, it carries the saver of tropical island breezes rather than the hot wind of the desert.

It assumes cultures are 100 percent original. But as history has shown, cultures evolve over time and influence one another. Stated another way, there is no such thing as cultural appropriation because there is no such thing as an original culture. We tend to think cultures are sets of rigid commandments and norms. But in reality, what we call the black culture, the latino culture or the hip-hop culture are but a loosely grouped, confederacy of ideas that are malleable and vary depending on context and circumstance. In the New York Times best seller, Sapiens, author Yuval Noah Harari says; We still talk a lot about authentic cultures, but if by authentic we mean something that developed independently, and that consists of ancient local traditions free of external influences, then there are no authentic cultures left. To illustrate, allow me to recap how I spent the end of 2016. My parents are Mexican immigrants who have lived in California since about the time I was born. This year I was in Modesto for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years and well, I did a lot of Mexican things. In mid-November, I went to my cousin Santiagos wedding. As my girlfriend and I settled into our table, we were served delicious al pastor tacos.

http://observer.com/2017/01/ive-learned-this-the-hard-way-theres-no-such-thing-as-cultural-appropriation/