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Lentil soup

Special Brazilian days, on which you can serve this food, are for instance 20 January, discovery of Rio de Janeiro by outsiders (1502), 22 April, Discovery Day (1500) and 15 November, Independence Day. For New Year, Brazileans like to eat lentil soup for the resemblance between lentils and coins.Click on culinary calendar for more links between cooking and worldwide history.