Brazilian Food and Culture Night
May 15, 2014
from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
|Where||Local Point - Lander Hall|
|Contact Name||Tom Lang|
|Contact Phone||(206) 685-6835|
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Explore the food & culture of Brazil while meeting students from this fascinating country. Learn how to samba dance, cook traditional Brazilian dishes, and take part in a Brazilian trivia game. Full menu for only $8.50 (Husky cards and Credit/Debit cards accepted).
Everyone is welcome! Join us at the West Campus dining hall - Local Point, in Lander Hall!
(Sponsored by FIUTS, UW Brazil Club, the RHSA and UW Housing and Food Services)
Salad of green beans, tomato, corn & red onion with citrus vinaigrette
Feijoada – Black bean and meat stew
Shrimp Moqueca – shrimp simmered with vegetables and coconut
Brigadeiro style Cake – Chocolate cake topped with dulce de leche, chocolate sprinkles and coconut
Brazilian Fruit Spritzer with guava, passionfruit
SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES (FREE)
6:00-6:45 - Cooking Demonstration: Learn how to prepare Pao de Queijo, salsicha de molho tomate and Brigadeiro.
6:45-7:30 - Samba and Zouk Dance Performances & Lessons: Watch and learn how to dance the Samba and Zouk. Seattle dance group "Salsa Con Todo" will teach the basics of Zouk, a Brazilian dance that started out as Lambada, the forbidden dance.
7:30-8:00 - Brazil Trivia: Test your knowledge of the country, people and culture. Keep in mind, Brazil will host the World Cup in less than 1 month. How much do you know about Brazil?