Brazilian Blended Brunch

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One decadently typical past-time in Europe or the states is a good old-fashioned Sunday Brunch. Not just about the delicious and varied food choices, this lazy social rendezvous is as much about the chat, relaxation, and mutual hangover recovery. São Paulo is catching on, and one place where you can find such a Brunch is Paribar. They have Pancakes and Waffles, Bloody Marys, Bellinis and Mimosas, of which the latter can be made with a variety of exotic juices. Of course they serve Eggs of every variety – not just the standard Benedict and Scrambled, but in addition some Brazilian twists – one with a meaty mushroom sauce and another with Asparagus and Brie. Simply sumptuous. Situated on the corner of the leafy Praça Dom José Gaspar, it’s the perfect place to unwind to the live Bossa Nova that is often played. And if you have room, there is always the Tapioca with Doce de leite…