Brazilian Brigadeiros recipe


● 1 can of sweetened condensed milk
● 2 tbsp of unsalted butter
● 2 tbsp of cocoa powder
● 1 tsp of vanilla extract
● Chocolate sprinkles or grated chocolate for rolling


  1. In a large saucepan, combine the sweetened condensed milk, butter, cocoa powder, and
    vanilla extract.
  2. Heat the mixture over medium heat, stirring constantly, until it comes to a boil.
  3. Continue to stir and cook the mixture for an additional 2-3 minutes, or until it thickens
    and starts to pull away from the sides of the pan.
  4. Remove the pan from heat and let the mixture cool for a few minutes.
  5. Once cooled, use your hands to shape the mixture into small balls about the size of a
  6. Roll the brigadeiros in chocolate sprinkles or grated chocolate.
  7. Place the brigadeiros on a plate or tray lined with parchment paper and chill in the
    refrigerator for at least 30 minutes.
  8. Brigadeiros are best served cold.

Enjoy your homemade Brazilian Brigadeiros!
Note: You can also add different ingredients to the mixture such as nuts, coconut flakes or
crushed cookies to give a different texture and flavor.

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