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Brazil trip giveaway from Fogo de Chão celebrating newest restaurant

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Just in time for Valentine's Day, lucky Bay Area residents can enjoy their own Brazilian restaurant, Fogo de Chão opening at Santana Row in San Jose. This is the first Northern California location and to celebrate Brazilian style they are giving away a trip to Brazil for a lucky contest winner through February 16, 2014.

Fogo de Chão is an authentic Brazilian steakhouse offering a delicious array of grilled meats, salads and side dishes. The dining experience includes tableside service of a selection of 16 types of grilled beef, pork, lamb, or chicken. Guest’s will appreciate the selection of South American wine as well as from the finest global wine regions. They are the proud recipient of the prestigious Wine Spectator Magazine Award of Excellence for eight consecutive years.

Fogo de Chão launched “Expedition Brazil,” a national contest to award adventure-seeking Fogo fans. The lucky winner will have an insider’s look into the beautiful country of Brazil and the Fogo lifestyle. The winner and guest will be awarded a 7-day travel expedition that includes dining at a Fogo restaurant in Brazil. Entries are accepted through February 16, 2014, and judging is based on several criteria such as creativity and uniqueness of the submission, describing why they are perfect to win the exciting journey. Complete details and Official Rules at

Expedition Brazil was conceived when the U.S. Fogo de Chão team assembled a group of Fogo leadership and Brazilian gauchos to return to Southern Brazil, where the deep cultural roots of Fogo de Chão were forged. They spent time on the family farms of authentic Fogo de Chão gaucho chefs and became immersed in the rich Southern Brazilian culture.

The contest was designed with the intention to create something special and provide an unforgettable adventure throughout Brazil, the orgins of Fogo de Chão.

Details: Fogo de Chão opens in San Jose’s Santana Row in February. Fogo de Chão is an authentic Brazilian steakhouse sharing the gaucho way of preparing meat in a relaxed ambiance. Details for the Brazilian giveaway contest can be found here.

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