Tips & Recipes — FoodGuide
Brigaderios is Brazilian delicacy invented some time during the year 1940. The word in Portugese means brigadier.As legends have it the preparation was invented some time after the second world war when there was scarcity of sugar and milk.
Tostadas in Spanish means toasted. In parts of Latin America, specially Mexico, tostadas is often referred to any preparation which uses a toasted base.
It is a popular bar snack, and an accompaniment to main course preparations. Corn tortillas are used in the preparation of tostadas. However wheat flour tortillas may also be used.
The gumbo is a stewed preparation, which comes from the state of Louisiana, US. The popularity of the dish makes it the state dish of Louisiana. The ingredients and culinary techniques used in the preparation of the dish includes influences from a number of cuisines, which may include - French, German, Spanish, West African, Filipino and Choctaw.