Brigadeiro: the life of the party

Brigadeiro is quick and easy to make.

This time around, let’s go to south America. If you have a sweet tooth, you are going to enjoy this recipe.

Brigadeiro is a Brazilian dessert you will find at any Brazilian party or gathering. This simple, tasty recipe is fun and easy to make, with only four ingredients.




  • 2 tablespoons of unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 tablespoon of butter
  • 1 can of sweetened condensed milk
  • Chocolate sprinkles (optional)



  • Place a saucepan over medium heat, and combine cocoa, butter and condensed milk.
  • Cook, stirring, until thickened, for about 10 minutes.
  • Remove from heat and let rest until cool enough to handle.
  • Form into small balls and roll over sprinkles.
  • Eat at once or chill until serving.
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