He said, “…For some reason, I enjoy that level of spiciness mixed with deliciousness. It is intense pain and intense pleasure. To me, it’s like how love feels…in your mouth.”
After Rolf took our orders, he asked me, “So do you make money with this blogging thing?” I burst with laughter. “Oh no,” I said between wheezing laughs, “if anything, it costs me money!” I went on to say, “In 3 or 4 years, if I become really successful, I might—I might!—be able to make a very small side income.” “So,” he replied, “it’s like the restaurant business.”
For those of you who love homey Brazilian cooking, this menu item reminded me very much of feijoada. It is not spicy at all, but it is still very yummy, warm, and comforting. This is the kind of meal you share with family.