Toasted Cassava Flour

Toasted Cassava Flour

Toasted Cassava Flour is of the most consumed flours in Brazil and it is served along with beans or meats. It is the main ingredient in the Brazilian food culture.

Cooking and serving Toasted Cassava Flour by the Authentic Brazilian way (Farofa para churrasco):

500g of Authentic Brazilian Toasted Cassava Flour

2 tablespoons of butter or olive/vegetable oil

Half a medium size chopped onion

2 bulbs of fresh chopped garlic or 1 teaspoon or garlic puree

Salt and red pepper to taste

How to prepare:

  1. In a sauce pan fry onion, garlic in olive oil until golden then add the Toasted Cassava Flour.
  2. Gently cook on a low heat for 3 minutes.

Serving suggestion: As a side dish with barbecued meats.

tosted cassva flour