Yep, back to my Nanny Brown because she’s a main ingredient in any Jewish food story.
Don’t get me wrong. Her brisket was the best meat I’d tasted. Until a few days ago.
Waiting for us was Delisa Caudoso, who, with her mom and sister, run the Restaurante Ti Choa …
Known for its traditional fare.
I don’t normally go for beef (especially cooing at every cow we passed on the way). But this was too good to pass up, since it was sort of like grandma’s brisket — and childhood memories got the better of me.
Tellin’ ya, it was like buttah. And the sauce was sensational, too. Sweet and savory. Getting hunger pangs just writing about it.
The owner was nice enough to give me the recipe, which was translated from Portuguese to English. It lost something in the translation, so I found a similar recipe in English. **Note: The recipe given to me called for white, not red, wine.
Figured I’d share, in case you’re interested in experimenting this New Year’s Eve.