Traditional codfish bowl such together Bacalhau der Zé são de Pipo or Codfish Shepherd’s Pie, also as chocolate treats, are must-haves at any kind of Brazilian table on Easter… Why is that?

Brazil has a largest Catholic population in a world, i beg your pardon observes Lent for about 6 weeks são de Ash Wednesday to Easter Sunday. 1 abstains a partir de eating meat as a form the penance in respect of ns death of Christ on a cross. Also those em ~ other religions, observing old traditions, usually gain fish dishes on Easter — especially cod (bacalhau). With der range of key to pick from, each enriched with the comforting smell of magnificent pardon, quem wouldn’t?