Around the World in 80 Dishes - nr. 78 Coxinha in Sao Paulo

78. Coxinha in Sao Paulo 


Any Brazilian will tell you that the coxinha, or ‘little thigh’ is one of the best snacks ever. This drumstick-shaped treat consists of chicken and spices, coated in batter and deep fried a crispy golden brown. This melt-in-your mouth food is just one of the snacks visitors can enjoy at Frangó. This bar with over 250 types of beer will not only quench your thirst, it will satiate your beer-fueled hunger. So pull up a stool, order a drink and dig into a plate today!

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