Comparison of differences in nutrition between Brazilian
and U.S. majority cultures
(café da manhã) consists of fruit
and café com leite e pão com manteiga
(coffee with milk and bread with butter).
|| Cereal with
milk, orange juice, fruit, toast, eggs and bacon, are
part of the traditional breakfast.
and dinner are full meals that may include Brazilian staple
foods such as beans, rice, meat, fish, vegetables, potatoes,
cereals, eggs, dairy, and fruit.
||Lunch is a
light meal (e.g., a sandwich). Dinner is the important
meal. Ordering take-out or eating out is common.